Biological Safety Office | Environmental Health & Safety Division


About Us

The Biological Safety Office serves four missions:

  • Promote health and safety practices governing all personnel working with biological materials in basic and clinical research and/or teaching activities.
  • Maintain and improve the Augusta University Biological Safety Program to promote the research, clinical and educational missions of the University.
  • Maintain compliance with Federal, State and Local Regulations and Guidelines, Augusta University policies and industry standards related to Biological Safety.
  • Serve as the Administrative and Compliance Office for the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC). 

 

STAFF

Laura Meyer Chapman, MA
Laura Meyer Chapman, MA

Biological Safety Officer (BSO)
706-721-7458
LMEYER@augusta.edu
 Liesl De Sevilla, MS
Liesl De Sevilla, MS

Assistant Biological Safety Officer (ABSO)
 Lelia "Lee" Higgenbotham
Lelia "Lee" Higgenbotham

Office Specialist
 

TRAINING

INSTITUTIONAL BIOSAFETY COMMITTEE (IBC)

PROCEDURES/ GUIDANCE

BIOSAFETY LEVELS AND INSPECTION CHECKLISTS

INFORMATION AND USEFUL LINKS


Contact Us

   Health Science Campus (CI-1001)
   1405 Goss Lane, Augusta, GA 30912-7520
   706-721-2663       706-721-9844
  EMERGENCY: 706-721-2911

Note: In the case of a serious injury or life threatening emergency, seek immediate medical attention.