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Nancy WayneWelcome to the VCR laboratory safety page.  I was appointed as the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Laboratory Safety effective July 1, 2010.  In this role, I am responsible for communications with faculty with the objective of enhancing the effectiveness of laboratory safety programs and policies, in coordination with laboratory researchers in over 4000 labs on campus. I work closely with Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) and other groups on campus in improving compliance with state- and federally-mandated safety regulations. I am working on a variety of projects aimed at improving policies and implementation of lab safety regulations.

Please check back here for updates, copies of my announcements and applicable resources.

-Nancy Wayne,
Associate Vice Chancellor  for Research


Announcements Section

June 9, 2011 - Announcement from James Gibson Regarding Minors in Laboratories and Shops

February 4, 2011 - Risk Reduction when using Particularly Hazardous Substances

July 1, 2010 - Appointment of Nancy Wayne as Associate Vice Chancellor for Research


Laboratory Safety Resources for Faculty

Important Questions & Answers for Faculty Researchers

UC Center for Laboratory Safety - The tripartite mission of the Center is to sponsor and support research in laboratory safety, develop and translate research into applied best practices, and facilitate implementation and optimization of laboratory safety practices.

UCLA Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, BOX 951405, 2147 Murphy Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405