Emerging Safety Concerns in Biomedical Laboratories

Emerging Safety Concerns in Biomedical Laboratories

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Tour of LKC Facilities will be conducted after the Workshop – please sign up at the registration counter.
Workshop Programme
8.30 am – 9.00 am Registration
9.00 am – 9.05 am Welcome Address

Professor Lionel Lee, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, NTU

9.05 am – 9.50 am Bio-surveillance and zoonotic disease risk

by Dr Gavin Smith and Dr Ian Mendenhall, Duke NUS Medical School.

09.50 am – 10.05 am A New Perspective on Managing Safety

by Mr Doel Oi Wei Qiang, Duke-NUS Medical School.

10.05 am – 10.15 am Q & A for the session
10.15 am – 10.45 am Tea Break & Networking
10.45 am – 11.15 am Natural Evolution of Highly Pathogenic Viruses and Public Health Concerns

by A/Prof. Tan Boon Huan, DSO National Laboratories

11.15 am – 11.30 am Laboratory Safety Strategies- KKH Journey

by Ms Muthiah Logeswary, KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Singapore Health Services.

11. 30 am – 11.40 pm Q & A for the session
11.40 am – 12.30 pm Annual General Meeting 2018, Biorisk Association of Singapore  
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm Lunch & Exhibition by vendors
1.30 pm – 1.50 pm Is Radiation Safety a Concern in Biomedical Research?

by Dr. Pong Boon Kin, DSO National Laboratories

1.50 pm – 2.10 pm Laser Safety in Biomedical Research

by Dr. Balakrishnan Kannan, Imaging Facility, NTU.

2.10 pm – 2.30 pm Q & A for the session
2.30 pm – 3.00 pm Tea break
3.00 pm – 3.40 pm Bioethics in Biomedical Research

by A/Prof. Eric Yap, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, NTU

3.40 pm – 4.00 pm Biosafety Professional Cert 

by Dr. Tessy Joseph, President, Biorisk Association of Singapore; OSHE, NUS.

4.00 pm – 4.30 pm Q & A for the session

Round up of the day