LabArchives User Group, July 31
Register to attend this in-person LabArchives User Group focusing on the use of LabArchives in various research environments (bench, clinical research, population studies and more). Meet fellow LabArchives users and share ideas on best practices, tips and ways to integrate LabArchives into your research workflow. Wednesday, July 31, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Partners HealthCare Assembly Row campus. Learn more and register.

Blood Drive Donors Needed, Aug. 7
The Kraft Family Blood Donor Center will host a blood drive outside 15 Francis St. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 8 a.m.–3 p.m. Donate blood aboard the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Brigham and Women’s Hospital Blood Mobile. All donations benefit patients at the Brigham and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Donors will receive a Kraft Center Training Camp T-shirt. To schedule an appointment, visit For eligibility or other questions, email or call 617-632-3206.

BCRISP Proposals Due Aug. 9
The Brigham Care Redesign Incubator and Startup Program (BCRISP) is looking for pilot program proposals designed to innovate and improve care at the Brigham. Proposals should address Brigham areas of strategic focus and BCRISP’s FY20 priority areas. Finalists will receive up to $50,000 in funding as well as strategic guidance and implementation support. The application deadline is Friday, Aug. 9. Learn more.

Opting Out of Paper Open Enrollment Materials
During fall benefits Open Enrollment, employees can opt out of receiving printed materials. To sign up for electronic-only 2020 Open Enrollment materials via PeopleSoft Employee Self-Service, log on to PeopleSoft and click “MyBenefits,” then “Paperless HR.” Those who opt out will receive electronic copies of open enrollment materials delivered to their preferred email address listed in PeopleSoft. Materials will also be available on the Ask myHR portal.