Research in the News
Institutional Review Board (IRB) Efficiency Project showing early success with increased investigator satisfaction in the IRB experience
The IRB Efficiency Project (IEP) was launched by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education to reduce administrative burden for PIs by improving efficiency of the IRB review process, while simultaneously supporting the IRBs primary role of ensuring compliance with federal regulations.
Research Administration Management Portal (RAMP) goes live June 26
RAMP, within the Administration Transformation Program, will provide PIs and research administrators across the UW–Madison campus with streamlined research administration processes and greater software functionality.
2 UW professors elected to the National Academy of Sciences
Jo Handelsman, professor of plant Pathology, HHMI Professor in Plant Pathology, and director of the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, and Shannon Stahl, Steenbock professor of Chemical Sciences — are among 120 scientists elected this year in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.
News and Announcements
Samuel Herberg, PhD, SUNY Upstate Medical University, "Time to Soften Up: Extracellular Matrix Hydrogels for Outflow Cell Studies in 3D"; Samuel Whittier, MD, "To Be, or Not to Be... Exenterated"7:00 am, 1345 Health Sciences Learning Center
Department of Pediatrics: Summer Research Potpourri7:30 am, Online
O'Rese Knight, MD, University of California-San Francisco, "Diversifying the Ophthalmology Workforce"7:00 am, 1345 Health Sciences Learning Center
UW Research at a Glance
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