About Us

Research Finance is a centralized service department within the AdventHealth Research Institute (AHRI), formerly Florida Hospital. Our primary responsibility is to maintain the financial integrity of research related activities. 

Research Finance functions include:

  • ensure compliance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and the OMB Uniform Guidance
  • post-award accounting for grants
  • accounting for research studies, including invoicing
  • assist research departments to ensure appropriate and timely revenue recognition and to reimburse AdventHealth ancillary departments for their services
  • develop finance policies and procedures in compliance with regulations
  • assist research departments with annual budget preparation
  • monitor research departments’ monthly performance to identify areas of opportunity and expense control
  • provide analysis and strategic support to AHRI's senior leadership