Environmental Health and Laboratory Safety

Environmental Health and Laboratory Safety

ABOUT ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND LABORATORY SAFETY

The purpose of this component of Research Administration is to ensure occupational, environmental, and health programmatic activities follow best practices for safety, training, accountability, oversight, and inventory/recordkeeping and are compliant with local, state, and federal guidelines across all research laboratory activities at CDU.  

CONTACTS

  • Environmental Health and Biosafety Officer

Mr. Edward Assanah
Phone: 323-563-5913
Fax: 310-632-5236
Email: edwardassanah@cdrewu.edu

  • Faculty Administrative Core:

Dr. Amiya Sinha-Hikim
Phone: 323-563-5974
Email: amiyasinhahikim@cdrewu.edu

Dr. Jorge Artaza
Phone: 323-563-4915
Email: jorgeartaza@cdrewu.edu  

Dr. Monica Ferrini
Phone: 323-563-5962
Email: monicaferrini@cdrewu.edu

  • Occupational Hygiene Technologist

Mr. Henry (Brick) Johnson
Phone: 323-563-4817
Fax: 323-563-9302
Email: henryjohnson@cdrewu.edu   

  • Administrative Assistant

Ms. Beverly Jackson
Phone: 323-563-4990

NOTICE

Note to all researchers: All Research Staff, Faculty, and Students must complete biosafety training and certification prior to participating in research. To schedule an appointment to complete biosafety training or obtain more information please contact Mr. Edward Assanah directly or schedule an appointment by contacting Ms. Beverly Jackson.  

RESOURCES

Emergency Numbers
BIOLOGICAL SAFETY