Benjamin Fontes, MPH, CBSP
Yale University Environmental Health and Safety
Ben has an undergraduate degree in Biology from Wesleyan University (1986) and a MPH in Industrial Hygiene from the University of Michigan (1995). He is a Certified Biological Safety Professional and an active member of the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA), where he has served as the 2010 President of the association. Ben has also served on the executive board of the International Federation of Biosafety Associations (2013 – 2020) where he has served as Board Chair from 2014 – 2017.
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Basic Introduction to Biosafety
This course offers an introduction to biosafety for researchers.
Biosafety Officer Training – Basic
This course offers an Introduction to biosafety for new biosafety officers and other environmental health and safety professionals.
Initial Biosafety Training
This course offers initial training for researchers handling biohazards in a research or clinical laboratory.
Disaster Planning for the Research Enterprise
This course offers information about disaster planning and business continuity to those responsible for research oversight.
This course offers training for animal researchers conducting experiments involving biohazards.
Select Agents, Biosecurity, and Bioterrorism
This course provides training on select agent regulations.
OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens
This course provides training that meets OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.
Personal Protective Equipment
This course provides training on OSHA personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements.
Human Gene Transfer
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This course offers retraining for researchers handling biohazards in a research or clinical laboratory.
Institutional Biosafety Committee Member Training
This course offers basic training for Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) members.
NIH Recombinant DNA Guidelines
This course offers training on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Guidelines for Research Involving Recombinant and Synthe...