Lab Safety - Beyond the Fundamentals
Sunday, July 30, 2017, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Dr. James Kaufman, PhD, Director of The Laboratory Safety Institute
Laboratory Safety - Beyond the Fundamentals is designed to meet the needs of scientists and science educators wanting to learn more about laboratory safety. “Lab Safety – Beyond the Fundamentals” continues where LSI’s introductory course (The Laboratory Safety Workshop) leaves off and explores new areas in lab safety. There is an emphasis on simple and inexpensive steps to create more effective lab safety programs and grow the culture of lab safety.
Registrants are encouraged to bring their problem descriptions, accident accounts and safety program materials for review and discussion. For more information call 508-647-1900 or email Adams@labsafetyinstitute.org.
Regular Tuition: $495 per person (NAOSMM Members save 25%)
Register for both LSI courses and save $50 on each.
Course Outline- Laboratory Safety - Beyond the Fundamentals
Dr. Kaufman is the founder and President/CEO of The Laboratory Safety Institute – an international, non-profit center for safety in science and science education. LSI's educational programs, services, and publications help both academic and non-academic institutions throughout the world. Over 100,000 scientists and science educators in 30 countries have attended these courses and presentations. LSI is supported, in part, by grants from individuals, foundations, companies and professional societies.
Dr. Kaufman is a former, ten-year member of the American Chemical Society's (ACS) Council Committee on Chemical Safety and is past-chairman of the 2,500-member ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety. He is the author-narrator of the ACS Audio Course on Laboratory Safety and editor of "Waste Disposal at Academic Institutions" from Lewis Publishers. He recorded and edited the "One-Day Laboratory Safety Audio Seminar" and "Two-Day Lab Safety Video Course." He is a co-authored of “Safety Is Elementary: the new standard for safety in the elementary science classroom”. Most recently he prepared one, two and three-day on-demand internet lab safety courses.
Dr. Kaufman is past-chair of the Safety In Science Education Committee of the International Council of Associations for Science Education (ICASE). Most recently, he was appointed to the Science Safety Advisory Committee of the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA).
Not Included in Tuition: lodging, transportation and meals.
Ana Adams, Operations Manager
Laboratory Safety Institute
192 Worcester St.
Natick, MA 01760