Pamela Ahlberg, Author Profile

Editor-in-chief, Lab Manager Magazine

Recent Articles

Twitter

April 29, 2009

On the Twitter homepage (http://www.twitter.com) is the following explanation: "Twitter is a service for friends, family, and...

Spending in Research

April 15, 2009

"The sciences could well rise in the new pecking order of career status. The Obama administration wants to double federal spe...

Blogs, Discussion Boards, Wikis...

March 26, 2009

In the current issue of Lab Manager Magazine, Gloria Metrick provides an overview of the blogs, discussion boards, Wikis, and...

Pittcon

March 17, 2009

With everyone braced for a smaller turnout in terms of exhibitors and attendees, this year's Pittcon surprised many with its ...

Editor's Buzz - Mar 17/09

March 17, 2009

If you were in Chicago last week for Pittcon, what was your impression of the show? Did you find what you wanted and learn wh...

Safety and Training

March 3, 2009

"Poor training, poor technique, lack of supervision and improper method," said Neal Langerman, former head of the American Ch...

Research Goals

February 18, 2009

The NIH is expected to receive $10 billion, including $8.5 billion for research and $1.5 billion for university research faci...

Due diligence

February 5, 2009

Due diligence in purchasing requires an investment in time and resources to manage risk and obtain the most value for the mon...

President Obama

January 20, 2009

He also said, "We will harness the sun and the winds and the soil to fuel our cars and run our factories. And we will transfo...

Invention is...

January 19, 2009

Invention is "new technology that really changes things, that is radical disruption," explains Dr. Lienhard. One reason for t...

Uncertainty breeds

January 7, 2009

How the technical or lab manager anticipates and responds to the constant and turbulent change that envelops an organization ...

Challenges for Small Labs

December 15, 2008

Based on some cursory research (visit: http://www.epa.gov/sbo/labguide.htm), the following areas seem most challenging for sm...

Communication on the Campus

November 19, 2008

David P. Friedman, Ph.D., professor of physiology and pharmacology at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, says that un...