Tammy Mentzel

Tammy K Mentzel

Assoc Dir Administration UCCC

Research Associate

Medical Sciences Building


COM UC Cancer Center - 0662


Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH, 1993 (Health Services Administration; certificate in Planning)

Positions and Work Experience

11-1994 -12-1995 Administrative Assistant, Verified and processed all expense documents for both UIMA and CMMS. Checked and prepared all deposits. Maintained a daily cash flow balance report. Reconciled bank statements with general ledgers for both corporations. Processed all basic accounting entries for corporations. Served as payroll administrator for CMMS, when necessary., Cincinnati Medical Management Services, Inc (CMMS), Cincinnati, OH

12-1995 -11-1997 Administrative Assistant, managed the fiscal activities of the Division including budget preparation, approval of expense documents, grant preparation and preparing financial reports. Assisted the Director in the administrative management of the division. Supervised secretarial/support staff., University of Cincinnati, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Cincinnati, OH

11-1997 -04-2002 Accountant II, managed and analyzed the fiscal activities of the departmental practice plan, Academic Pathology Associates, Inc. (APA). Prepared and analyzed monthly financial and variance reports. Approved expenses. Prepared APA’s yearly budget and financial reports for yearly audit and Dean’s review. Prepared profit and loss statements and cost analysis reports for UC Pathology service centers. Supervised support staff. Financial analysis to secure rates for service centers from Government Cost Compliance. Reconciled and managed PPC and PPR expenses with corporate funds., University of Cincinnati, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

04-2002 -03-2007 Senior Accountant (Project Director), provided daily management of two federally-funded programs of research totaling approximately $1.5 million in funding and several thousand participants simultaneously. Monitored and maintained grant budget, approved and tracked expenses and prepared monthly financial reports. Prepared external financial and administrative reports for Office of Sponsored Programs and National Institutes of Health. Managed the enrollment, retention, data collection, and payment of the subjects. Supervised graduate assistants with data collection and analysis. Collaborated with Office of Sponsored Programs, Sponsored Program Accounting, and the Business Office on all aspects of grants management, procedures, and fund accounting. Collaborated with principal investigator, co-investigators, consultants and other research staff on all scientific and clinical aspects of the sponsored awards. , University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH

03-2007 -02-2009 Senior Accountant (Clinical Site Coordinator), maintains the credentials of all clinical preceptors of students in the Nurse Midwifery and Women’s Health Distant Learning Programs and facilitates the contractual agreements between all clinical sites and the University of Cincinnati., University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH

02-2009 -To Present Research Associate, oversee research activities for a large NIOSH funded grant. Plan and implement focus groups, interventions and measurements with regional hospital emergency departments. Provide training to the hospital emergency department research team, maintain and update all IRB protocols associated with study, including subject recruitment, enrollment and retention. Assist with management of data, written reports and preparation materials for dissemination., University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH

Contact Information

310D Procter Hall
Phone: 513-558-5574