Biological Safety

Biological Safety Committee

Biological Safety Manual

Biosafety Meeting Schedule

The Biological Safety Committee will meet on the second Thursday of each month at 2:00 PM. A Principal Investigator or a senior research team member must attend the meeting to present the protocol and provide any additional information requested by the Committee. Meetings will be held in 1424 W. Martin Luther King Jr (MLKG Room 107).

Protocol Submission

Protocols must be received by the Biosafety Coordinator at least one week prior to the next scheduled meeting to ensure review at the next meeting. Requests for late submission will be considered on a case by case basis. Contact the Biosafety Coordinator, or phone 575-2671, for additional information and assistance.

For information regarding submission deadlines, meeting dates, etc., contact the Biological Safety Compliance Coordinator,, (479) 575-2671.

For technical assistance in preparing protocols, please contact the Biological Safety Officer, Miriam K. Lonon, Ph.D.

Investigator Resources


REMINDER: Changes are coming to the IRB Protocol submission process. Please click here for details and a training schedule.

IACUC Submission Deadline Change: Due to the summer schedule and a need to accommodate recent ABI awards, the IACUC July and August meetings will be combined and held on July 28. Deadline for submitting protocols for review at the meeting is July 21, 2017 at 4:00 PM.