Eric Cottington

Senior Vice President, Research and Technology Management

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As the Senior Vice President for Research and Technology Management (RTM) at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Eric has overall responsibility for the Office of Research and Project Administration, the Office of Technology Development, Research Outreach and Compliance, and RTM Information Systems Support. In this capacity, he provides senior leadership in the areas of research financial and strategic planning, compliance with regulations and policies related to sponsored projects administration, research education and communication, partnerships with industry and other research institutions, and intellectual property management.

Eric received his PhD degree in epidemiology from the University of Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public Health and a master’s degree in public management from Carnegie Mellon University. His areas of research interest include clinical trial design and analysis, medical effectiveness and outcomes research, and psychosocial risk factors for chronic diseases.