Welcome to Pediatrics Central Research Administration Finance Team (PCRAFT)

PCRAFT serves as the centralized post-award research administration and finance support for the faculty and divisions in the Department of Pediatrics. Our key goals are to:

  • Provide excellent customer service of the highest caliber and professionalism to investigators as they conduct world-class research, groundbreaking discoveries and transform innovations
  • Ensure compliance with sponsor and University policies, regulations and practices by providing guidance, tools and resources to key stakeholders for research administration activities
  • Become subject-matter experts on post-award activities and accurately approve financial transactions, review expenditure statements, anticipate financial commitments, facilitate post-award requests and award closeouts
  • Collaborate with campus partners and participate in process improvement initiatives to streamline workflows and implement the most efficient and effective model in post-award management

Contact Us

Pediatrics Central Research Administration Finance Team

455 Broadway
Discovery Hall, 5th Floor-MC 5580
Redwood City, CA 94063-3126

Post-Award Research Administration

Linh Dinh, Director
ldinh@stanford.edu | (650) 721-8024

Irene Aranya, Team Manager
iaranya@stanford.edu | (650) 736-0606

Henry Wong, Research Finance Operations Manager
henry22@stanford.edu | (650) 721-8416

Research Finance Managers

Jenny-Huijuan Chen
hjenny@stanford.edu | (650) 498-1658 

Marissa Gonzalez
mgonzal4@stanford.edu | (650) 497-5357

Angelica Liu
aliu0@stanford.edu | (650) 497-5910

Kathleen Ruland
kruland@stanford.edu | (650) 724-2209

Brent Taylor
btaylor4@stanford.edu | (650) 723-4239

Lana Tat, Finance Manager
ltat@stanford.edu | (650) 736-5450

Lexi Amundsen, Team Manager
lexia@stanford.edu | (650) 725-6534


Cecilia Fajardo
cfajardo@stanford.edu | (650) 497-1657

Rebecca Knapp
rknapp@stanford.edu | (650) 497-5354

Sherill Piros
spiros@stanford.edu | (650) 736-7573

Justin Ryu
jpryu@stanford.edu | (650) 721-8043

Jay Tsuruoka
tsuruoka@stanford.edu | (650) 498-1705

Portfolio Assignments

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