18th CDC International Symposium on Biosafety


The Eagleson Institute and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are happy to announce that registration is now open for the 2024 CDC Symposium on Biosafety! With AALAS as a co-sponsor, we have lots of animal facility related content for you this year.

This year’s animal biosafety sessions include:


Emory Primate Center Field Research Station   

CDC Emergency Operations Center, Teaching Lab, & Museum

Preconference classes:

Risky Business: Animal Biosafety Assessments – Sarah Genzer, DVM, DACLAM, et al.

Establishing Biosafety Levels in the Field – Marc Valitutto, VMD

On the Main Stage:

Modern Technologies in Animal Research Facilities – Marc Hulin, DVM, DACLAM

Stepping Into the Space of the Future Workforce – K Renee Horton, PhD

Emerging Pathogens – Leading Experts at the CDC

Highly interactive workshops:

Questions to Consider when Designing ABSL-3 Facilities – Nathaniel Powell Jr, DVM, DACLAM, et al.

Waste Management in Animal Facilities – Sherrie Jean, DVM, DACLAM, et al.

ABSL-3 Case Study – Sherrie Jean, DVM, DACLAM, et al.

Modern Communication – Jason Villano, DVM, MSc, MS, DACLAM

Using Artificial Intelligence in Risk Assessment – Imke Schroeder, PhD

See the full schedule: www.eagleson.org/conferences/cdc-international-biosafety-symposium/conference-agenda/

Register for the Symposium here: www.eagleson.org/conferences/conference-registration/ or check out the website for more details: www.eagleson.org/cdc/

We hope to see you in March!

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