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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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  • How to purchase lab stuff – Teams 5/25/2022

    Here is the presentation from May 25, 2022 Teams meeting: How to Purchase Lab Stuff_05252022   Q&A (1) Non-Catalog Items: Tip sheet – https://uwservice.wisconsin.edu/docs/s/tipsheets/shop-purchase-a-non-catalog-item-shopper.pdf   (2) How to find your ROLE in the ShopUW+ system:   …

  • Research Data Management Support at UW

    Does your lab create large data files? Do you have a Data Management Plan? Where can you store data? These questions and more answered. Research Data Management Support at UW Research Data Management Support at …

  • Green Labs – Recycling in Labs

    Recycling in Labs – January 19, 2022 (via Microsoft Teams) 36 Attendees   Tim Lindstrom, Interim Mgr Office of Sustainability Travis Blomberg,   Green Labs Intern Team In-house green labs certification program Sustainability.wisc.edu -> Students …

  • Meeting Minutes from December Kick-off event

    Suggested Topics for future meetings: Tours of the Core labs generated quite a bit of interest, particularly the Sequencing Core Seemed like about half the group raised their hands as interested in this kind of …

  • August Lab CoP Meeting

    Join us on the Lab CoP Teams for our August meeting on best practices for chemical inventory hosted by the Lab Management Community of Practice’s Kirsten Dennison and Environment, Health and Safety’s Aaron McCoy. Does …

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