Synapse Research Management Partners (SYNAPSE)

SYNAPSE is a company specialized in the management of research and development projects in the biomedical sector, working with a great variety of stakeholders at an international level (pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, research centers, academia, hospitals, etc.).

SYNAPSE focuses on complex research projects that are highly innovative, ambitious, and distributed (based on the collaboration of teams scattered in different institutions and countries), with a specific focus on EU-funded projects.

Contribution to the consortium

SYNAPSE’s Project Manager will follow-up activities and monitor compliance with the work plan, planned resources and time schedule. It will closely support the Scientific Coordinator and WP Leaders in day-to-day management, promoting synergy and efficiency throughout. It will facilitate communication among partners and with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, ensuring timeliness of the project outputs and tracking outcome achievements. The PM will drive risk assessment and manage quality control procedures on deliverables. It will also assist the Coordinator with overall financial management of the project, budget re-arrangements, and coordinating and supporting all partners in financial and administrative tasks. WP5 will also focus on setting up a communication plan and coordinating the dissemination activities of the project.