CDC International Biosafety Symposium

New Conference Format!   

Two days of preconference classes and tours will be followed by a two and a half day meeting. Morning presentations will be followed by afternoon workshops, allowing for deep dives into each topic.

Preconference Classes

Biosafety, Field Research, Animal Biosafety, Lab Exposures, Emergency Planning, Occupational Health

Preconference Tours

Emory Primate Center Field Research Station, CDC Emergency Operations Center, Teaching Lab, & Museum

Special Presentations

Tuesday Keynote:  Global Importance of Sustainability in Research, James Connelly, CEO, My Green Lab
Wednesday Keynote:  Diversity & Inclusion, Renee Horton, PhD, NASA

Symposium Topics

The Modern Workplace
Modern Lab Design
ABSL-3 Design
New Technologies
ISO 35001
Recycling and Waste Management
The Modern Workforce
Hiring and Retention
Artificial Intelligence
Modern Communication
Total Worker Health
Pathogens of the Future
Biosafety in Space
Influenza, Zoonoses, Poxviruses, Arboviruses

Location:  Crown Plaza Ravinia, Atlanta, GA  All rooms at this modern, lifestyle hotel are priced at the government rate – $163 per night.