We are delighted to announce the promotion of Debra Brickey, Ph.D., to Research Safety Manager and OHSU Biosafety Officer for all OHSU campuses. Debra also serves as the Responsible Official for both Central and Waterfront Campus and West Campus. Debra began her career at OHSU in 1991 where she started in the position of Senior Research Associate and Laboratory Manager at the Vollum Institute. She brings a wealth of experience to her new role and we are thrilled to have her on our team. For any research safety questions, you can reach Debra by calling her at 503 494-0655 (for those on the Central and Waterfront Campus) and at 503 690-5312 (for those on West Campus). She is always available by pager (call paging operator at 503-494-8211) or by email should you need her right away.
Harjinder Sardar, Ph.D., is the new Biosafety Officer and Alternate Responsible Official on the West Campus of OHSU. Harjinder brings over ten years of experience in lab management and research safety to his position. If you have any questions about biosafety on West Campus, please contact Harjinder.
Benjamin Smith, M.S., is also taking on a new role: Biosafety Officer and Alternate Responsible Official for Central and Waterfront Campus. Ben has been with OHSU since 2011 and brings over five years of experience in biological and chemical safety. Please contact Ben if you have any questions about biosafety on the Central and Waterfront Campus.