Get help to ensure compliance with federal and state regulations pertaining to controlled substances in the research setting at U-M, including controlled substances that are associated with animal research, administered to human subjects as part of a research protocol, and used for in vitro or analytical research.
Responsible for assessing the biosafety containment level for research involving recombinant DNA and synthetic nucleic acid molecules. Also oversees research with other potentially hazardous biologics.
Promotes health, safety and environmental compliance within the U-M campus community, and provides leadership at all levels of the university to maintain a healthy workplace and to protect the environment.
The Department of Environment, Health and Safety (EHS), working closely with the Laboratory and Research Safety Committee (LRSC), develops innovative and responsive programs to enhance university safety.