2016 MABioN Biosafety Symposium- registration open
Open Position: Assistant Director & University Biological Safety Officer @ University of Wisconsin – Madison
2016 MABioN Biosafety Symposium- abstract submission open
2016 MABioN Election Results
Open Position: Biological Safety Officer @ University of Chicago

Midwest Area Biosafety Network

We represent a group of professionals dedicated to the field of biosafety within the Midwest, Great Lakes, and Great Plains regions of the United States.


MABioN Symposium Update

07/15/16 – A Draft Agenda has been posted with Speaker Topics. (Speakers and titles have not been finalized and will be posted when available)

07/15/16 – Hotel Rooms are still available at the Hampton Inn.

06/24/16 – Registration is now open

IMPORTANT: To get the member rate you must be logged in to your account.

06/13/2016 – Hotel information is now posted on the event page Event Page

06/13/2016 – Call for Papers is open.  Please submit your proposed title and abstract using this form.  Submit Abstract


New Webinar Provider - Please Read

We have switched providers for our webinar services.  We are now using GoToWebinar by Citrix.  Due to this change, our webinar registration process has changed.  You will now need to register on the GoToWebinar site separately after registering, and paying if you are a non-member, on the MABioN site.  You will receive an email after registering for a webinar with the link to register at the GoToWebinar site.  If you do not receive this email, check your spam/junk folder first, then email (support@mabion.org) us if you still don’t see the email.

MABioN Events
2016 Symposium Pre-Conference Course – Introduction To Biosafety Risk Assessment

2016 Symposium Pre-Conference Course – Introduction to Biosafety Risk Assessment

A pre-conference course will be offered again this year for Monday morning from 8am-12pm. Introduction to Biosafety Risk Assessment Presented by Patrick Condreay, PhD RBP…

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12th Annual MABioN Biosafety Symposium

12th Annual MABioN Biosafety Symposium

2016 MABioN Biosafety Symposium Hosted by IUPUI - Indianapolis, IN August 1-3, 2016 A two day conference for biosafety professionals and others involved in biosafety. The Symposium opens at 1pm on Monday and concludes after lunch on Wed. Presentations on various topics related to biosafety are planned for Monday afternoon, all day Tuesday and Wed. morning. Come and network with biosafety professionals in the Midwest area and learn and share information about biosafety. Symposium registration includes: - Workshop on Monday morning - Breaks on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday - Lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday - Dinner Reception on Tues. Night. Registration will open in June. A call for papers will be posted in March/April.
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Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL) quickly became the cornerstone of biosafety practice and policy in the United States upon first publication in 1984.