Biosafety Sub-committee

Terms of reference

  1. Ensure Monash University complies with external standards, regulations and guidelines for genetic manipulation and biosafety.
  2. Supervise all genetic manipulation work where the Committee has agreed to act as the institutional biosafety committee for external institutions.
  3. Report to and advise the Monash University OHS Committee on genetic manipulation and biosafety.

Members

Member

Committee position

Associate Professor Kate Loveland
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Chairperson
Dr David Nikolic-Paterson
Department of Medicine
Deputy Chairperson
Dr Simon Barrett
Research Ethics and Compliance
Secretary
Dr Mark Prescott
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Member
Dr Richard Burke
School of Biological Sciences
Member
Dr Helen Irving
Department of Pharmaceutical Biology
Member
Dr Bernadette Hayman
Occupational Health and Safety
Member
Ms Lina Wang
Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
Member
Prof Suresh-Kumar Balasubramanian
School of Biological Sciences
Member
Dr John Boyce
Microbiology
Member
Ms Margery Kennett External Member
Dr Patrick Western
Hudson
Representative from external organisation
Dr Kristy Jackson
Baker, IDI

Representative from external organisation

Dr Craig Harrison
Hudson
Representative from external organisation
Dr Gary Jamieson
Burnet Institute
Representative from external organisation
Dr Karly Sourris
Baker, IDI
Representative from external organisation