The International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) and CRDF Global bring international leaders in chemical risk assessment and management together with ICCBS’s leading researchers and laboratory managers to share perspectives in chemical risk management.
During these seminars you will gain
· Heightened awareness of laboratory chemical safety and security
· Deeper understanding of chemical risk mitigation strategies
· Exposure to chemical security assessment and management tools
· Connections with fellow chemical professionals and international experts
We will host three sessions, and hope you can join for all three. At the end of which a certificate will be provided, offered jointly by the ICCBS and CRDF Global.
Chemical Safety and Security
Thursday, 19 Mar | 8:30-10:30am PKT
Case studies from Pakistan and around the globe will highlight the importance of identifying unknown risks and
mitigating threats to maintain safety in and around the lab. Share examples you know of chemical safety and security success and be prepared to learn key techniques and ideas you can bring to your laboratories.
Chemical Risk Assessment Tools
Friday, 3 Apr | 8:30-10:30am PKT
The experts will cover an overview of risk assessment tools including vulnerability check lists, cost-benefit analyses, and the open-source software Chemical Security Assessment Module. Discuss your experience with such tools and areas you are looking forward to improving.
Chemical Inventory Management
Monday, 27 Apr | 8:30-10:30am PKT (NEW DATE!)
Managing chemical inventory is the responsibility of every chemist.Panelists will present on practices for maintaining chemical inventory in academic laboratory settings. Panelists will also lead participant discussion on managing chemical risks in labs, departments, and institutions