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Board Nominations Open

Interested in getting more plugged in to FRaBSA Join the FRaBSA Board The  Front  Range  Biological  Safety  Association  (FRaBSA)  is  an  official  affiliate  of  the  American Biological  Safety  Association   (ABSA).    FRaBSA   was  founded  in  2009   for  the  purpose  of promoting  … Continue reading

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Time to renew – initiate membership

We would love to have you join us.  Save money now for the Fall Symposium. Dues are now due July 1 of each year for the time frame of  July 1 2020 to June 30 2021 Benefits of Membership: Networking … Continue reading

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FRaBSA Webinar 4-24-20

FRaBSA held a COVID-19 webinar on 4-24-20. This webinar was well attended with over 300 attendees representing universities, public agencies, private companies and even a few Canadians. A recording of this webinar is available on FRaBSA’s youtube channel: Questions?   … Continue reading

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NIH Guideline Updates

April 25, 2019, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) finalized a proposal to amend the NIH Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant or Synthetic Nucleic Acid Molecules (NIH Guidelines) to streamline the oversight of gene therapy research. This proposal, which was … Continue reading

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2017 Symposium

The FRaBSA Inaugural Biosafety Symposium was held September 29, 2017 in Boulder, CO. Agenda and links to the video are available in the members only section. click here

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ABSA Risk Group Database App

Risk Group Database App FREE for iTunes and Android! ABSA International created an app for the ABSA Risk Group Database, which is available for Apple and Android devices. The app will allow users to access the ABSA Risk Group Database … Continue reading

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Everett Hanel, Jr. Presidential Award

Biosafety director earns acclaim for securing research pathogens | SOURCE <style> .wpb_animate_when_almost_visible { opacity: 1; }</style> The Colorado State University officer charged with protecting researchers and the public from infectious research pathogens has received international honors for effective safeguards that … Continue reading

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HHS selects nine regional Ebola and other special pathogen treatment centers

http://www.hhs.gov/news/press/2015pres/06/20150612b.html HHS selects nine regional Ebola and other special pathogen treatment centers • Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment in partnership with Denver Health Medical Center in Denver, Colorado

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