Research News – February 2018

Research News

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recorded their Fall 2017 Grants Conference. The webcasts are available via the NSF Resource Center website
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Effective immediately, the Human Research Protection Office (HRPO) SWAT! Medical Campus Office Hours will be held on Fridays from 9:30am-1:00pm in the Mid Campus Center (MCC), 2nd Floor, Room 2042
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All researchers at Washington University are invited to the Research Data Storage Seminars to learn about the upcoming University funded data storage available to all researchers at no cost
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The WashU Research Analytics team has developed two new dashboards for the suite of extramural funding tools, Insights
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Erin Heckler, PhD, Named New Director of the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
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Dry Ice Safety Reminder – Dry ice should never be stored in a cold room or other poorly-ventilated space, as it can create elevated levels of carbon dioxide and displace oxygen
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Epic Open Office Hours for Clinical Researchers – February 6th and 7th, MPRB, 3rd Floor Conf. Room, 9am – 2pm
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FDP Faculty Workload Survey 2018 – Next week the Federal Demonstration Project (FDP) will begin conducting a survey of federally-funded principal investigators
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The Office of Technology Management (OTM) is hosting a Brown Bag Lunch series. Please bring your lunch and join us to learn about OTM and technology transfer within Washington University in St. Louis. All Brown Bag Lunch events will take place from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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The Center for Clinical Studies (CCS), in partnership with the Institute for Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS), is launching a new Multicenter Clinical Trial Support Service that will provide specialized expertise and trial implementation support to faculty who seek to conduct investigator-initiated multicenter clinical trials
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Research News – December 2018

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