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Project Title: Establishing and Promoting a Culture of Safety in Academic Laboratory Research

PIN: DELS-BCST-11-04         

Major Unit:
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

Sub Unit:
Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology
Board on Human-System Integration

Friedman, Douglas

Subject/Focus Area:
Behavioral and Social Sciences; Biology and Life Sciences; Math, Chemistry and Physics

Establishing and Promoting a Culture of Safety in Academic Laboratory Research
November 20, 2013 - November 21, 2013
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center
100 Academy Dr.
Irvine, California

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Nawina Matshona
Phone: 202-334-3612
Fax: 202-334-1961


This meeting will contain no open sessions.

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
H. Holden Thorp (Chair)
Washington University
St. Louis
David M. DeJoy (Vice-Chair)
University of Georgia
John E. Bercaw
California Institute of Technology
Robert G. Bergman
University of California
Joseph M. Deeb
ExxonMobil Corporation
Lawrence M. Gibbs
Stanford University
Theodore Goodson
University of Michigan
Andrew S. Imada
Independent Consultant
Bradley L. Pentelute
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Jennifer M. Schomaker
University of Wisconsin
Alice M. Young
Texas Tech University
Douglas Friedman
Study Director
Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology
Toby Warden
Associate Director
Board on Human-Systems Integration

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
The committee discussed its report, including any findings, conclusions, and recommendations that will be submitted for institutional review.

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
Establishing and Promoting a Culture of Safety in Chemistry Laboratory Research:
Actions for Bench Researchers
Environmental Health and Safety Staff
Actions for University Senior Leaders
Actions for Principal Investigators and Department Chairs
Actions for Deans and Vice Presidents for Research

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: December 9, 2013