General Biosafety

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday February 23, 2016
      5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: ES&T, Room L1118
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
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Contact

Biosafety Officer

404-894-6120

biosafety@ehs.gatech.edu

 

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. This training should be retaken every 3 years. 


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

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: Meagan Fitzpatrick
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 15, 2015 - 10:43am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:17pm