Biosafety Please contact
Shannon Magari, ScD, MS, MPH
Phone: 315.445.0847

We provide a range of biosafety services to our clientele including written program development in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines. Specific service offerings include:

  • Assessing appropriate biosafety level required
  • Development of written biosafety programs
  • Recommendations for design of BSL1 and BSL2 laboratories including physical plant recommendations
  • Development of systems for work protocol reviews
  • Development of decontamination and waste disposal procedures
  • Training programs to augment written programs including tracking systems
  • Recommendations for tracking biological agents in house
  • Assistance in select agents reporting as required by federal mandate (Public Law 107-188)
  • Risk communication

Colden Biosafety Services (PDF)