Institutional Biosafety

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General Information


As of June 27, 2022, the RSP Gateway system will no longer be used for Biosafety submissions. We will be implementing a Hazard Safety module in Cayuse which will go live in March 2023.

In the meantime, download the form below and complete it using a PDF Reader (Adobe or Foxit). Do NOT complete the form in a web browser because the data you enter will not be saved. An electronic signature is acceptable. After signing the form, please save it using a unique file name such as:

Dr. Jane Doe Biosafety Application

IBC ### Amendment.pdf

IBC ### Annual Report

Submit the form via email to


All Biosafety training can be completed through the Collaborative Institution Training Initiative (CITI) website.

Mandatory training includes:

  • Lab Chemical Safety,
  • Initial Biosafety Training,
  • Hazardous Communication,
  • and if the research involves human byproducts, OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen training.

See the instruction document below for guidance on how to register for these courses.

For possible additional training requirements, please consult with the Department of Environmental Health and Safety


Contact Information

Amanda Karper, Compliance Coordinator 
937-775-3332 or
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Madhavi Kadakia, Ph.D., Vice Provost for Research and Innovation
937-775-3336 or

Questions pertaining to Radiation Safety should be directed to the Department of Environmental Health and Safety.