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Additional Resources
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Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
Comprehensive biosafety guide for all laboratory work
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Packaging and shipping regulations
IATA regulations governing packaging and shipping
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Guidelines for Safe Work Practices in Human and Animal Medical Diagnostic Laboratories
CDC guidelines for safe work practices in clinical laboratories
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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International Biological and Chemical Threat Reduction Risk Management Tools from Sandia National Laboratories
Sandia National Laboratories' website for threat reduction. See right panel for risk management and software tools
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Journal of ABSA International
 Journal of ABSA International, a peer-reviewed scientific journal for global biosafety awareness
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Federal Select Agent Program
Biosafety and biosecurity guidelines which can be adapted for work with non-select agents 
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Guidelines for Biosafety Laboratory Competency MMWR 2011
Guidelines for Biosafety Laboratory Competency developed by  CDC and APHL. See competency details in the appendix
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Virtual Biosecurity Center
Documents, trainings and news items related to biosecurity
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Competency Guidelines for Public Health Laboratory Professionals: CDC and APHL
Competencies for public health laboratory professionals published developed by APHL and CDC. Published in MMWR
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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World Health Organization Biosafety
WHO laboratory biosafety manual with information concerning risk assessments and recombinant DNA technology plus guidelines for certification of laboratories
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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DOT Packaging and Shipping
DOT Packaging and Shipping Regulation
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Clinical Laboratory Preparedness and Response Guide
Reference guide with recommended practices for dealing with biothreat agents. Developed by APHL and ASM
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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Planning Guidance for the Handling of Solid Waste Contaminated with a Category A Infectious Substance
Guidance document for safe handling of solid waste contaminated with a Category A infectious substance and the proper management of inactivated Category A waste materials in the US
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Additional Resources
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CDC e-learning design resource
Tools and resources to assist e‑learning developers in creating quality products. Recommended for those new to the subject
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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Competency Based Position Description for Biosafety Officials
APHL competency-based position description for onboarding of biosafety officials
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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APHL Ebola Risk Assessment Template
Template for Ebola risk assessment
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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APHL Biosafety Checklist
Checklist for laboratory assessment of biosafety measures
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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APHL Zika Risk Assessment Template
APHL Zika Risk Assessment Template
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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APHL Position Statement on Biosafety
APHL official statement concerning biosafety practices
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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APHL Risk Assessment Best Practices
Document covering best practices in risk assessments with examples of diverse approaches
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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APHL Biosafety and Biosecurity Fact Sheet
Biosafety and biosecurity factsheet developed  by APHL
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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Peer Network Program
An application for the APHL Peer Network Program. This program is open to Biosafety Officials and Officers (BSOs) of state, local and territorial public health laboratories. Selected BSOs will be paired based on their current strengths in specified areas of biosafety and biosecurity - with the goal of facilitating mentorship and information sharing amongst biosafety professionals.
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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Clinical Laboratory Biosafety Risk Management Program Assessment Checklist
Online checklist for laboratory biosafety officers to complete with their clinical laboratory partners
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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Biorisk Management for Clinical and Public Health Laboratories
Document to assist clinical and local health department laboratories to reduce biorisk
12/19/2017 11:22 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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APHL Biosafety and Biosecurity 2016 Survey White Paper
White paper summarizing findings of 2016 APHL Biosafety and Biosecurity Survey
12/19/2017 11:23 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
APHL Resources
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Enhancing Biosafety and Biosecurity in the Nation's Public Health Laboratories
Full report on results from the APHL 2016 Biosafety and Biosecurity Survey
12/19/2017 11:23 AMMrs. Claudia Daniela Calzadillas
  
Training Resources
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Trainings, Workshops, and Webinars
Archived webinars, past trainings and documents from workshops
6/4/2016 9:33 PMMelissa Von Hatten
  
Training Resources
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APHL Packaging and Shipping Training
Training courses in packaging and shipping offered across the country
7/4/2017 5:54 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Training Resources
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APHL BioSafe360° Biosafety Official Leadership Program
Access to APHL BioSafe360° Biosafety Official Leadership Program site (password required)
7/4/2017 5:54 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Training Resources
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American Biological Safety Association
ABSA courses and webinars on biosafety and biosecurity
7/4/2017 5:55 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Training Resources
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Eagleson Institute Training
Eagleson Institute seminars, webinars and other educational courses in biosafety and biosecurity
7/4/2017 5:57 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Training Resources
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Behavioral-based Improvement Solutions
Program examining behaviorial-based strategies to improve biosafety/biosecurity, and featuring Biosafe 360
7/4/2017 6:01 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Training Resources
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Elizabeth R Griffin Research Foundation
Website for Elizabeth R Griffin Research Foundation, which conducts research involving biological exposures, offers training and supports occupational health awareness and improvement
7/4/2017 6:04 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Training Resources
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Biosafety and Biosecurity Training Course – Fort Collins
Course in biosafety and biosecurity with exercises, tours, audit and inspection discussions, and Q&A
7/4/2017 6:06 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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APHL Webinar: Fundamentals of Biosafety and Biosecurity
Slides and recording from APHL webinar on fundamentals of biosafety and biosecurity held January 2016. Access slides to left.  Access recording: http://cc.readytalk.com/play?id=bv7klg
7/4/2017 6:29 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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APHL Webinar: Public Health Laboratory Competencies
Slides and audio from APHL webinar in March 2016. Access slides to left. Access archived talk: http://cc.readytalk.com/play?id=140op0 
7/4/2017 6:30 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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APHL Webinar: Outreach to Sentinel Clinical Laboratories: Challenges and Solutions
Slides and audio from APHL webinar in March 2016 concerning outreach to sentinel clinical laboratories. Includes case study of effective Arizona outreach model. Access slides to left. Access audio: http://cc.readytalk.com/play?id=aq6wp3  
7/4/2017 6:30 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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Biosecurity in Public Health Laboratories: More Than Locking Doors
APHL webinar from May 2016 on biosecurity. Access slides to left. Access audio: http://cc.readytalk.com/play?id=6wca84 
7/4/2017 6:31 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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APHL Webinar: Case Studies in Biosafety and Biosecurity
APHL webinar from January 2017. Access slides  to left. Access audio: http://cc.readytalk.com/play?id=9712cq
7/4/2017 6:31 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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Biological Risk Assessments for Clinical Laboratories (NLTN)
National Laboratory Training Network (NLTN)  presentation covering outreach to clinical laboratories with respect to biological risk assessments
7/4/2017 6:17 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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Biosafety Outreach for Clinical Laboratories
National Laboratory Training Network (NLTN) presentation on outreach to clinical laboratories concerning biosafety
7/4/2017 6:20 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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Biosecurity Outreach for Clinical Laboratories (NLTN)
National Laboratory Training Network (NLTN) presentation specific on outreach to clinical laboratories concerning biosafety.
7/4/2017 6:21 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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Tuberculosis Core Curriculum
Series of modules promoting competency, quality and safety in common mycobacteriology testing practices. Designed by APHL and CDC for laboratorians at all levels of experience. Includes references and resources. Available in PDF format for use in  training programs
7/4/2017 6:24 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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APHL Mid-West/South Regional Biosafety and Biosecurity Workshop
APHL Midwest/South Regional Biosafety and Biosecurity Workshop. Tampa Bay, Florida, January 26-27, 2017
7/4/2017 6:25 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT
  
Trainings Workshops Webinars
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APHL West Regional Biosafety and Biosecurity Workshop
APHL West Regional Biosafety and Biosecurity Workshop. Los Angeles, California, February 23-24, 2017
7/4/2017 6:26 PMMs. Jody DeVoll, MAT