Biological Safety at UWM

Protecting Researchers, the University Community and the Environment

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee is committed to protecting the health and safety of its faculty, staff, students, visitors and the environment  by facilitating a biological safety program that promotes safe microbiological practices and procedures, provides training and recommendations for the proper use of containment equipment and facilities, and oversee research protocols in microbiology, tissue culture, recombinant DNA, molecular biology, synthetic biology, and biotechnology.

If you would like additional information on the campus biological safety program, e-mail