Sponsored Research and Funds Administration director, with the cooperation of the Research Finance team, will ensure all researchers and their staff receive training in the use of Cedars-Sinai's institutional accounting system, PeopleSoft. Training is informal and designed to give each new research administrator practical instruction and guidance in grants management.

This training involves reference materials given to researchers for review. Those reference materials include information on:

  • General award information
  • Project/activity overview
  • Project costing reports
  • Award management

Training related to purchasing, specifically for ePRO is provided by the Business Process Analyst in EIS/Purchasing. Contact Erick Sangalang at 323-866-8467.


To learn more about PeopleSoft lessons, please contact Felicia Beanum, assistant director, Research Finance, at 323-866-6937 or