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Community driven best practices for lab management professionals at UW-Madison. Communities of practice serve many purposes. Collaborate with colleagues who share similar challenges. Share your expertise. Join us to discuss ways to optimize lab and core success. This community is for anyone who is in a lab management role including research labs, core labs and instructional labs.

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  • Procure to Pay Feedback Session

    We really appreciated the opportunity to meet with the Community of Practice this afternoon for an overview of the project! As promised, you’ll find the deck attached. The engagement was delightful—your group had some great …

  • Feb Purchasing Event Meeting Minutes

    Survey Responses These responses were generated from the first round activity during the event. Shop@UW 8 lab managers use this purchase method Comments Use for 10% of purchsaes 1st choice Separate account per grant Primary …

  • Lab Management Community of Practice: Best practices for supporting community and inclusion in labs  

    Objectives: Share ways to promote community and inclusion. Learn about different community-supporting activities in other areas of campus. Bring more intentional leadership to communities you belong to. From David Krakaur, former Director of the WID …

  • Idea Exchange – Tools and Resources for Lab Managers

    Thanks everyone who responded to our idea exchange. This is an excellent way to learn from colleagues about resources they find most useful.

  • VCRG: Research Policies

    This page provides quick access to UW-Madison research compliance, protocol training, and data stewardship policies, including information needed to safely and efficiently close out laboratory activities. Links to additional Safety-related training, managed by Environmental, Health …

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