Biological Safety

Attention VU researchers: Refer to the VU Biosafety webpage. Information on this web page applies to VUMC researchers.

Biosafety Program Policies (endorsed by the VUMC Institutional Biosafety Committee)

Emerging Infectious Agents and Research: Planning for Biosafety (includes help for COVID-19 research)

Register your Biological Materials

Lab-Specific Biosafety Manual Templates

Highlighted regions must be completed by the PI or the lab manager.

Resources for Research Personnel

Guidelines to Biosafety

Lab Equipment

Biological Waste

Respiratory Protection

Biosafety Training Topics & Options

Biosafety in the News


Staff and Oversight

See Also