The Administrative Core is responsible for overseeing all MCCTR activities and for aligning its resources and activities to maximize success. The Administrative Core has a flexible and responsive governance structure with mechanisms to monitor progress toward goals and milestones and a capacity to re-direct resources as needed.Leadership for the Administrative Core includes:
James G. Wilson, MD, MCCTR PI and Administrative Core Director
Dr. Wilson is also a Professor of Medicine and of Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He serves on the Internal Advisory Committee for the Cardiorenal and Metabolic Diseases Research Center, Internal Advisory Committee member for the Mississippi Center for Heart Research, Genetics Coordinator for the Jackson Heart Study, and has a leadership role in several national and international research consortia.
The Administrative core convenes the following committees and boards: