National Work and Family Month in October

Join us for National Work and Family Month in October.  Save the date for the WorkLife@NIH Information Fair (in conjunction with the NIH Community Market) on Tuesday, October 22, in Building 10, South Lobby, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Learn first-hand about NIH Work-Life programs, visit information tables and demonstrations, and access NIH and community resources.  Look for flyers and a global email advertising a calendar of events throughout October for Work and Family Month. These activities can assist you at every stage of your life and career at NIH.  For more information, feel free to contact the NIH Child and Family Programs manager at or 301-827-3250.

QPSO Releases New Biological Export Declaration Form

The NIH Quarantine Permit Service Office (QPSO) has released a new version of NIH form 2388 “Declaration for Exportation of Biological Materials.” Among other improvements, it now offers certificate-based signature fields and Clear, Print Form, Save, and Submit Form buttons. You may learn more about the biological export and import services offered by QPSO by visiting our webpage, contacting, or calling (301) 496-2960.
Escalation Procedures

At ORS, our goal is to find solutions to our customers’ needs. If you have an issue with ORS that remains unresolved, we have developed an escalation process to effectively elevate an issue through the chain of command until you find resolution.