CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Non-Regulatory.  "CDC works 24/7 to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are chronic or acute, curable or preventable, human error or deliberate attack, CDC fights disease and supports communities and citizens to do the same.  CDC increases the health security of our nation. As the nation’s health protection agency, CDC saves lives and protects people from health threats. To accomplish our mission, CDC conducts critical science and provides health information that protects our nation against expensive and dangerous health threats, and responds when these arise."

Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories - Access the BMBL 5th Edition (12/09) by sections or complete. This resource is free for downloading and printing.

Radiation Safety - "ALARA" - as low as resonably achievable

Emergency Preparedness and Response - Learn more about chemical emergencies and response for professionals as well as the general public.  Specificchemical agents are listed alphabetically and by category.

Continuing Education Credits - Most training cources are offered with P.A.C.E. (Professional Acknowledgment for Continuing Education) credit.

CDC Laboratory Training - Most are offered as elearning, but some are offered as live events.

Quick-Learn Lessons - Learn or refresh your knowledge of epidemiology.

NIOSH Manual of Analytical Methods (NMAM) 5th Edition - NMAM is a collection of methods for sampling and analysis of contaminants in workplace air, surfaces, and in the blood and urine of workers who are occupationally exposed.

Nonpharmaceutical Interventions (NPIs)


Interim Laboratory Biosafety Guidelines for Handling and Processing Specimens Associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)