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  • U of T Principles and Practices of Biosafety Workshop 2019


    University of Toronto's Principles & Practices of Biosafety

    Course Dates: June 10 – 14th, 2019

    Registration Deadline: May 24, 2019

    Location: University of Toronto St. George, 256 McCaul Street, Toronto Ontario

    The University of Toronto presents the Principles and Practices of Biosafety Workshop, a comprehensive  5-day lecture series which introduces the essential elements of biosafety. Participants of this interactive course will have the opportunity to advance their biosafety knowledge in such areas as risk assessment, protective measures, facility and equipment requirements and governmental regulations. The course content has been developed and will be delivered by a diverse panel of experts in the field of Biosafety including University of Toronto Institutional Biosafety Committee members and provincial and federal regulators.

  • Canadian Biosafety Symposium 2019


    JOIN US for the CABS-ACSB Canadian Biosafety Symposium 
    in TORONTO, ON, Canada !!!

    When: September 17-19, 2019

    Pre-Symposium Courses on Sept. 17, 2019

    2-day Symposium from Sept. 18 &19, 2019

    Where: COURTYARD Marriott Toronto Downtown 

    • Communication and networking opportunities with other biosafety professionals
    • Forum for advancing professional development in lab biosafety and biosecurity
    • Presentations related to advanced concepts in areas of biosafety and biosecurity
    • Biosafety training opportunities in current concepts and issues in the field of biosafety and biosecurity

                                   Call for Papers:
    CABS-ACSB soliciting abstracts for presentations for this symposium, which are broadly based on the theme of Biosafety. Check out the CABS-ACSB for more information.


    2 days - symposium: $850

    2 days - symposium: with CABS Member discount $800

    Pre conference course – half day: TBD

    Pre conference course – full day: TBD

                                For more details visit our website: 

  • ABSA International 52nd Annual Biosafety & Biosecurity Conference


    62nd Annual Biosafety and Biosecurity Conference

    November 15-20, 2019

    Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC)
    Birmingham, Alabama, USA

    • Three full days of intensive professional development courses to educate and inspire

    • Three full days of state-of-the-art keynotes, papers, and panels highlighting best practices and hands-on skills crucial for today’s biosafety and biosecurity professionals

    • Exhibits showcasing the latest in laboratory biosafety and biosecurity products and services

    • Invaluable networking opportunities to share and learn from other biosafety and biosecurity professional
    For more information, refer to: