Poster Awards

Past Recipients

National Poster Award

2015 National Poster Award - V. Paul Landon, RBP, National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center, Fort Detrick, MD
     Poster Title: Innovative Application of Large Scale Gas Decontamination Methods at Lugar Center (Tbilisi, Georgia)

2014 National Poster Award - Youngmi A. Girard, Safety, Health, and Environment, MedImmune, LLC, Gaithersburg, MD; Victor D’Amato, Kimberly DiGiandomenico, Atrium Environmental Health & Safety Services, LLC, Reston, VA
     Poster Title: Potential Health And Safety Risks To Employees And The Environment From Cell Sorting Operations And Identification Of Possible Aerosolization Or Other Exposure Incidents That Could Potentially Contaminate Other Operations In The Laboratory

2013 National Poster Award - Tara J. Schnell, University of Wisconsin—Madison, Madison, WI
     Poster Title: Bio Hazmat Shipping Guide: A User—Friendly Tool for Biohazardous Materials Shipping Training at the University of Wisconsin—Madison

2012 National Poster Award - Benjamin Smith, Debra Brickey, PhD, CBSP, Gwynn Daniels, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
     Poster Title: Preparing for Biological exposures in an Academic Healthcare Environment

2011 - Mark Grushka, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
     Poster Title: Project Management Model to Comply with Select Agent Regulations

2010 – Ted Myatt, RBP, Susanne Simon, Jennifer Bosselman, Environmental Heath and Engineering, Inc., Needham MA: Raymond Hackney, DrPh, CBSP, Duke University, Durham, NC: Kathleen Gilbert, CBSP, Harvard University, Boston, MA.
     Poster Title: Current Trends in Institutional Biosafety Committees (IBC) – National Surveys of IBC's

2009 – Melissa de La Garza, DVM, Stacy Perez, Southwestern Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX.
     Poster Title: Non-Human Primate Biosafety and Biosecurity in Biomedical Research

International Poster Award:

2015 International Poster Award - Tea Bakradze, Battelle Memorial Institute, Tbilisi, Georgia
     Poster Title: Performance Characteristics of a Primary Containment System for Large Animals in ABSL-4

2014 International Poster Award - Marianne Heisz, Office of Biosafety Programs and Planning for the Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
     Poster Title: Oversight Of Human And Animal Pathogens And Toxins — A Canadian Approach

2013 International Poster Award - Tea Bakradze, MD, Susan Weekly, RBP, Dan Stainton, Eka Khabazi, Jason Mott, Battelle Memorial Institute, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia
     Poster Title: Implementation of Modern Biosafety Standards and Associated Challenges at the Richard G. Lugar Center for Public Health Research (CPHR), Tbilisi, Georgia

2012 - Susan Macken, Simon Parks, Jimmy Walker, Allan Bennett, Health protection Agency, Salisbury, United Kingdom
     Poster Title: Re-aerosolization of Bacillus Atropheaus from Floor Materials

2011 - Ingrid Abbott-Permell, RBP, Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion, Burlington, ON Canada
     Poster Title: Integrating Ergonomic Risk Assessments Into the Biological Laboratory Risk Assessments

2010 – Karin Hedebo Wassard, Henriette Schubert, NNE Pharmaplan, Soeborg, Denmark
     Poster Title: Russia, For Influenza Research/Seed Production, Facility Design

2009 – Katsuaki Shinohara, PhD, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan
     Poster Title: Reinforcement of Automated Logging System in Infectious Samples

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