Biosafety and Blood borne Pathogen Safety in the Lab
Date : 11 January 2019
Time : 01 : 00 PM EST
Duration : 60 Minutes

Danielle DeLucy, MS, is the owner of ASA Training and Consulting, LLC which provides Pharmaceutical and Biologics based companies with training and quality systems assistance in order to meet Regulatory compliance. Prior to this role, Danielle has been in the industry for 15 years serving in numerous Quality Management Roles, such as the Director of Product Quality, the oversight of Sterility Assurance practices and provided QA oversight of numerous filling and packaging operations. Danielle began her QA career as a Quality Control Pharmaceutical Microbiologist at a contract laboratory where she performed various tests for their clients. In the years after, she has held positions in the Quality management arena while increasing her responsibility. She has helped to lead many Regulatory Health Inspections and was instrumental in the coaching process of her peers prior to any inspection. Currently, Danielle assists companies who are faced with warning letters, consent decrees and those wishing to improve compliance establish more robust quality systems so that the company can succeed.

This webinar will provide you with the regulatory framework and recommended guidelines, risk assessment for biological materials, the structure of a robust biosafety program and on how to train employees exposed to biological hazards.

This webinar will review the regulations and guidelines recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for work with biological materials and specifically with bloodborne pathogens.

This webinar will review how best to approach biosafety and implement an effective management program for blood-borne infections, safety and health, laboratory safety, infectious material and blood infection. If you work in a laboratory exposed to viruses or bacteria that are biological hazards and are searching for a better way to manage your Biosafety program, this webinar will help give you the framework to set up a successful management policy.

Learning Objectives

  • Principles of biosafety and bloodborne pathogens
  • Risk groups for biological materials
  • Biosafety containment levels for work with biological materials
  • Engineering controls and key differences between a biosafety cabinet and a chemical fume hood
  • Universal precautions to prevent infection
  • Personal protective equipment and clothing
  • Sharps management
  • Signage and labelling
  • Waste and spill management

Who Should Attend

  • EHS Staff
  • Occupational Health Staff
  • Laboratory Staff
  • Team Leads
  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Business Owners
  • $179.00