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Office of Medical Research

Office of Medical Research

Staff Directory

Office Directions
Office of Sponsored Programs
School of Medicine
CTSC Building, UC Davis Medical Center
2921 Stockton Blvd, #1400
Sacramento, CA 95817
Phone: (916) 703-9141
Fax: (916) 703-9140
  Intercampus mail address
Office of Sponsored Programs, SOM
CTSC Building, Suite 1400, Room 1424

Core Administration

Ted Wandzilak, Ph.D., Director
Phone: (916) 703-9138, E-mail: trwandzilak@ucdavis.edu or theodore.wandzilak@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Ted oversees the activities of the Office of Sponsored Programs, including the administration of grants and contracts for the School of Medicine and coordination of research space allocations.

Gail Dotson, Analyst
Phone: (916) 703-9139, E-mail: gadotson@ucdavis.edu or gail.dotson-sinclair@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Gail is responsible for reviewing and tracking grants and contracts for School of Medicine faculty, including comprehensive statistical and budgetary analysis of submitted research proposals. Gail is also the central coordinator for research construction and renovation projects directed by the Office of Sponsored Programs.

Diane Hoffmann, School of Medicine Safety Officer
Phone: (530) 752-9996, E-mail: dehoffmann@ucdavis.edu or diane.hoffmann@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Diane serves as the School of Medicine Safety Officer, ensuring compliance with Environmental Health and Safety policies.

Lonna Yen, Web Specialist
Phone: (916) 703-9143, E-mail: lpyen@ucdavis.edu or lonna.yen@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Lonna is the primary contact for funding opportunities. In addition, she designs and maintains School of Medicine Office of Research Web sites; disseminates research funding opportunities and oversees several listservs; collaborates with departments to develop business applications; and assists faculty and staff in the use of electronic media for funding search and grant preparation.

Animal Survival Surgery

Linda Talken (latalken@ucdavis.edu)
Phone: (530) 752-7756, Fax: (530) 752-5592
This unit is a surgical research facility, in compliance with NIH, AAALAC, and USDA standards. The facility and services are available on a recharge basis. Instruction in surgical techniques is available. Surgical instruments, drapes, anesthesia machines, scrub suits, and equipment for monitoring vital signs and physiologic parameters are available. Staff are available to assist with or perform surgical procedures depending on investigator's requirements. Also, staff are available for post operative care and collection of samples and data.

Central Receiving

Tom Horwath, Supervisor
Mark Vasquez, Senior Automotive Equipment Operator
Phone: (530) 752-6566