Local Laboratory Safety Committees

Local Laboratory Safety Committees

To ensure safe work practices in laboratories Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) assigns a designated safety officer (DSO) to each of the major research areas listed below.

EH&S lab safety advisors (LSA) are available to assist with any safety related concerns and is responsible for coordinating the monthly committee meetings and departmental safety training requirements.

For more information about your local lab safety committee and meeting minutes, click from the list below.

Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS)

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS)

Harvard Medical School (HMS)/Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM)

T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Department Contact


Mary Corrigan
Associate Director of Laboratory Safety Programs

Department Update

The EH&S Training Management System was replaced in July 2016 with the Harvard Training Portal (HTP). This university-level Training Portal includes all your prior EH&S and other Harvard training history, and enables you to keep track of your training assignments, take web-based trainings and register for classroom trainings. For more details and frequently asked questions, visit Training