Institutional Biosafety and Chemical Safety Committee

The Emmanuel College Biological Safety program goals are to minimize the health risks of biohazardous materials (i.e. infectious agents, recombinant DNA, biological toxins, and Select Agents/Toxins) to faculty and students; minimize the risks to college community and environment; and meet federal, state and local regulatory requirements. Emmanuel Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) is responsible for assisting the college community in implementing college-wide environmental, health and safety policies while complying with applicable federal, state, and local regulations and guidelines.

Membership 2018-2019

  • Darren Cornell, Assistant Lab Manager
  • Lauren Davis, Director of Health Services 
  • Chantal Harris, Art Studio Manager
  • Liane Hartnett, Research Lab Manager
  • John Kelly, Director of Campus Safety
  • Jason Kuehner, Associate Professor of Biology
  • Alisa Lando, Lab Instructor, Department of Chemistry & Physics
  • Melanie Leussis, Chair of the IBCC & Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • Brian Littefield, Assistant Professor of Art
  • Michael Malmberg, Director of Environmental Health and Safety
  • Chris McGrath, Environmental Safety Officer
  • Erin Noonan, Director of Human Resources
  • Faina Ryvkin, Associate Dean of Natural Sciences/Professor of Chemistry
  • Andrea Thomas, Academic Affairs
  • Frederick Youngs, Chemistry Lab & Instrumentation Manager

Meeting Dates 2018-2019

Fall 2018 - November 5, 2018 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. 
Spring 2019 - TBD

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