MABioN is proud to offer a webinar discussing
The Dirt of Disinfection
Please note that the webinar is postponed for one week to Mar 17 (from the original Mar 10). Sorry for any inconvenience that may have caused. But, hey is free!
Join MABioN for a FREE webinar about disinfection practices and products. The two speakers will discuss high containment and low containment disinfection and there will be a brief Q&A after the presentations.
Presented by: Margaret Juergensmeyer & Michael Miles
Margaret Juergensmeyer is one of the BRI’s biosafety specialists. As a team member of the biological safety program, her responsibilities include assisting with the internal biosafety and biosecurity training program and supporting the oversight of laboratory biosafety and biosecurity programs in a facility that includes BSL-3, ABSL-3, ABSL-3Ag and ACL-3 facilities. She also assists in assuring compliance with the Select Agent Program.
Before coming to Kansas State, she was the biosafety officer at the Institute for Food Safety and Health in Illinois, where she developed a campus-wide biosafety program and a select agent program. Prior to that, she did contract research on a wide variety of infectious agents, including BSL-3 and ABSL-3 work with Bacillus anthracis, Yersinia pestis, Francisella tularensis, Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus, and Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus.
Margaret has a bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from Oregon State University, and a doctorate in biology from Kansas State University.
Margaret is a Registered Biosafety Professional and a member of ABSA International and MABioN. She is currently an ABSA International Council member, as well as serving on several committees.
Michael Miles received his MS from the University of Illinois’ School of Molecular and Cellular Biology in 2007 and has worked at the U of I as a safety professional since July of 2011. Michael works to support campus safety programs through the Institutional Biosafety Committee and the lab inspection program. Michael is Registered Biosafety Professional with ABSA International.