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Environmental Health & Radiation Safety Capabilities

  • Accident investigation and injury prevention
  • Air and water discharge permits
  • Biosafety – Clinical and Research
  • Building and fire codes
  • CDC Select Agents Program
  • Construction safety consultation and inspections
  • Personal Protective Equipment consultation
  • Emergency preparedness and planning
  • Environment of Care Program for Healthcare
  • Ergonomic evaluations and design
  • Fume hood and biosafety cabinet testing and inventory
  • Hazardous waste collection, reuse, minimization and disposal
  • Industrial hygiene monitoring and consulting
  • Lab safety consultation
  • Laser safety
  • Radiation licensing, tracking, inspection, compliance, instrument service and dosimetry
  • Recycling and waste minimization
  • Regulatory compliance – OSHA, EPA, DOT, FAA, TJC and others
  • Training – all areas
  • Water quality

ehrs and research safety contacts

Central and Waterfront Campus

Environmental Health and Radiation Safety Director
503-494-2574
 
Administrative Coordinator
503-494-0659
 
Sean Akers
Hazardous Materials Technologist
503-494-0425

Debra Brickey, PhD, CBSP
Research Safety Manager
OHSU Biosafety Officer
Responsible Official
503-494-0655

Chemical Safety Officer
Laboratory Safety Advisor
503-418-2247

Benjamin Smith, MS
Biosafety Officer - Central & Waterfront Campus
Alternate Responsible Official
503-494-2580
  
Environment of Care Program Technician
503-346-0082

Karen Rodriguez, MPH
Fire Code Specialist
Industrial Hygienist
503-346-0067

Wendy Walker, MBA, HEM
Healthcare Safety Officer
Environment of Care Program Manager 

503-494-7319

Nina Wolf, RN
Environment of Care Clinical Specialist
503-494-2586

Radiation Safety Staff

Al Castellane
Research Radiation Safety Officer
503-494-2583

Janet Franco, MS
Clinical Radiation Safety Officer
503-494-2584

Assistant Radiation Safety Officer
503-494-2578

West Campus

Debra Brickey, PhD CBSP
Research Safety Manager
OHSU Biosafety Officer
Responsible Official
503-690-5312

Harjinder Sardar, PhD
Biosafety Officer
Alternate Responsible Official
503-690-5368

Jennifer Sinclair
Administrative Assistant
503-690-5390 Department                             503-690-5342 Direct

Jeff Hietanen

Industrial Hygienist
Health and Safety Specialist
503-690-5376

Dan Toyooka
West Campus Safety Specialist
503-690-5339

Susan Clary, MS
Biosafety Specialist
Alternate Responsible Official                    503-690-5310