• Institutional Biosafety Committee

      Vice President for Research Committee; Georgia Health Sciences University (1999-03)
      Purpose To recommend biosafety (recombinant DNA, pathogenic microorganisms and their products) policies and to conduct programs which provide assurance that activities at Georgia Health Sciences University do not present unacceptable risks to the health or safety of faculty, staff, students, or visitors and to aid in assuring compliance with federal and state agencies which mandate compliance with specified biosafety guidelines.
    • Institutional Chemical Committee

      Vice President for Research Committee; Georgia Health Sciences University (2000-05)
      Purpose To recommend that protocols in research and education conform with the proper guidelines and regulations associated with the handling of toxic/hazardous chemicals and carcinogens, and provides assurance that activities at Georgia Health Sciences University do not present unacceptable risks to the health or safety of faculty, staff, students, patients or visitors