Biosafety Office

Regulations and Mandates

Research How 2

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Biohazards and Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules:


Chemical Safety:

Refer to the University of Cincinnati Environmental Health and Safety Office for more information on hazards associated with laboratory chemicals and procedures. You may also refer to the Occupational Health & Safety Administration website for applicable regulations.


Contact us


Biosafety Office 

University Hall                                                 51 Goodman Drive, suite 300                   Cincinnati, Ohio 45221  


513-558-6182 & 513-558-0332


Marcia Espinola, DVM, MS, CBSP
Director, Biological Safety Office
Biological Safety Officer

Tabitha Dowdy
Compliance Coordinator   

Gary E. Dean, PhD
IBC Chairman