Provide administrative and scientific leadership;
Partner with UM Centers, Institutes and Departments to disseminate information, promote collaboration and leverage utilization of institutional resources;
Provide organizational structure for communication between NIH Program Office, Cores and CFAR members;
Establish scientific priorities and Cores for fulfilling CFAR mission;
Establish governance, policies and procedures and strategic plan;
Organize and coordinate CFAR activities including scientific seminars, symposia, committee meetings and programs.