Institutional Biosafety Committee

Dr. Janice Knepper

Janice Knepper, Chair

The Institutional Biosafety Committee is constructed and managed in accordance with guidance from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  It includes representatives of all academic departments engaged in laboratory use of biological materials and representatives from EHS.  The committee meets as needed (minimum of twice annually) to:

1.       Review and approve new biologics-related research protocols.

2.       Re-review existing protocols on a regular basis

3.       Identify program problems and solutions

Contact: Biosafety Officer Dr. Janice Knepper (Janice.knepper@villanova.edu)