General Biosafety

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday August 18, 2015
      2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Howey Physics S106, 837 State Street
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Contact

Environmental Health & Safety

404-894-6120

 

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Training for individuals working with biological materials

Full Summary: Topics covered include review of research by biosafety committees, basic biosafety information, waste disposal, sharps handling, GT shipping rules, and much more.

Safety in the biological laboratory environment is an important mission of all research personnel at Georgia Tech. This course will discuss all the guidelines, regulations, and management practices for conducting and maintaining a safe laboratory environment. Topics covered include review of research by biosafety committees, basic biosafety information, waste disposal, sharps handling, GT shipping rules, and much more. New researchers and students are required to attend this training upon starting research and an annual refresher. 


Who Should Attend? All current and prospective Georgia Tech faculty, staff, and students that conduct any type of biological research in the laboratory environment.

Sign up at http://trains.gatech.edu/courses/index#view-13244.

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
No
Groups

EHS - Biosafety, EHS

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Graduate students
Categories
Training/Workshop
Keywords
biosafety
Status
  • Created By: Christina Tabor
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Aug 4, 2015 - 12:24pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:18pm