Last Call: Flu Shots
The deadline for faculty and staff to receive flu vaccination is Friday, Nov. 15. Find out where, when and how to get your flu shot on Pikenotes.
Research Oversight Committee Guest Slots Available
The Brigham Research Institute Executive Committee is opening three guest slots at each monthly Research Oversight Committee (ROC) meeting. If you wish to attend a ROC meeting, please sign up here. Note that you may only attend one ROC meeting per calendar year as a guest. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Research Sundry Fund Program
The Office of the Brigham Health President, in concert with Brigham Health department chairs, has made funds available beginning in FY20 to support a new program to establish or contribute to research sundry funds for Brigham investigators who obtain multi-year, non-mentored National Institutes of Health grants. No application is required; monies will be available for awards made on or after Oct. 1, 2019. Visit the BRI website for more information.
FY2020 Compliance Education
FY2020 courses are now available in HealthStream. Please complete all the assignments by Tues., Dec. 31. To access HealthStream assignments, go to the Partners application menu in the Start menu titled: HealthStream – Chrome. For Windows 7 users, go to Partners Applications > Utilities > HealthStream. For users not on a Partners device, please access HealthStream through workspace.partners.org.
Stop the Bleed, Save a Life
The Brigham, in partnership with The Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center for Trauma Innovation, is pleased to offer free Stop the Bleed trainings to employees and the general public. Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign and call to action that encourages bystanders to become trained, equipped and empowered to help in a bleed emergency before first responders arrive. Participants will learn basic bleeding control techniques, tourniquet application and wound packing. For a list of dates, times and locations, visit PikeNotes. For questions, please email email@example.com.
Connors Center Research Data Blitz
The Mary Horrigan Connors Center for Women’s Health and Gender Biology’s Second Annual Research Data Blitz will take place on Nov. 19 from 2:30—5:00 p.m., followed by a reception from 5:00 p.m. — 6:00 p.m. This event is open to the entire academic community. To register for this event, please click here. If you have any questions, contact Winnie Ng at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the Date: Town Meeting, Dec. 10
Join Brigham Health President Betsy Nabel, MD, for the next Town Meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 10, noon–1 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater. All members of the Brigham community are encouraged to attend in person or by webcast. If you’d like to submit your Town Meeting questions or topics in advance, fill out a brief survey. Please note that your first and last name and department must be included in your survey submission in order for your question(s) and topic(s) to be considered.