Education and training of first responders, clinicians, laboratorians, and other critical partners help ensure all essential personnel understand the risks associated with biological threat agents, know how to work through defined communication channels, and have prepared and drilled emergency response protocols. The Biodefense Laboratory has developed Basic Select Agent Flowchart and Evaluation cards to assist clinical microbiologists with biothreat agent identification.

Biodefense Newsletters

Video - Proper Use of the Biological Safety Cabinet


Video - Recognition of Biothreat Agents and Recent Brucella Exposures in New York

Available Training