ORS News2Use

The ORS News2Use newsletter is published quarterly by the Office of Research Services (ORS), providing pertinent information and updates about ORS services to the NIH community.
Summer 2020
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8/25/2020As you return to the physical workplace, be aware of your role in restoring water quality. Although ORF has taken actions to ensure quality plumbing fixtures, there may be appliances in your workplace which may require your attention.
Your Role in NIH Water QualityAugust 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020ORS is now accepting short-term assignments for employees and rotational opportunities for Presidential Management Fellows and Management Interns.
ORS Presidential Management Fellow Shares His Experience at OMS during COVID August 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020Dr. James Schmitt retired on June 30 after 38 years working with the NIH. For 31 years, Dr. Schmitt has served as Medical Director for the NIH Occupational Medical Service (OMS).
Medical Director for OMS Retires After 38 Years of ServiceAugust 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020The NIH wants to assure staff, Foil the Flu, the annual seasonal influenza immunization program for NIH employees and contractors, is scheduled to begin in late September/early October.
Foil the Flu 2020August 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020In the last five months, the NIH Respiratory Protection Program (RPP) has fit tested and provided training for respirators to over 700 NIH employees.
Kudos to the NIH Respiratory Protection ProgramAugust 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020The Office of Research Services (ORS) is comprised of a diverse portfolio of services that support the NIH mission. In this section - I AM ORS, we showcase the exceptional employees behind these vital programs.
I AM ORS Summer 2020August 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020Although this year the Feds Feed Families campaign was strictly virtual, NIH staff around the country exhibited record-breaking generosity, donating a total of 297,201 pounds of food between June 1 and July 31.
NIH Staff Give Generously through Feds Feed Families CampaignAugust 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/21/2020This is a reminder that all NIH irradiator users must complete their annual refresher training before the August 31, 2020 deadline.
Irradiator Training Reminder 2020August 21, 2020Summer 2020
8/21/2020With more NIH offices using computer-generated return address labels, it has become increasingly important to follow U.S. Postal Service regulations concerning official mail originating from NIH.
Proper Return Addressing for Official MailAugust 21, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020The Division of International Services (DIS) has bolstered its online resources to better disseminate important information regarding the impact of immigration changes and COVID-19 on the NIH Visiting Program.
Online Resources Available for Foreign Scientists During COVIDAugust 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020The NIH Library’s Systematic Review Service can help you select the most appropriate review type, methodologies, and reporting guidelines in order to produce a quality review.
Systematic Review Service at the NIH Library: Consultations, Classes, and DatabasesAugust 25, 2020Summer 2020
8/25/2020Whether you’re bringing food home from the grocery store, getting groceries delivered, or storing leftovers or takeout, follow these additional steps to keep perishable food safe
Refrigerate Food QuicklyAugust 25, 2020Summer 2020