Minors in Laboratories

Biosafety Month 2022  

Do you want to have an elementary school class see your frogs? 

Do you have middle school students and their grandparents visiting your lab for a weekend? 

Do you have a high school student shadowing your lab personnel during the summer?

Do you have a pre-college student anxious to get a jump start in the lab?

Please see the Minors in Research Laboratories policy to get answers to any questions.

Also, to assist with your risk assessment for having minors in YOUR lab, please see the Assessment for Lab Work Performed by Minors.

See Policy

Complete Risk Assessment

If you need more information after viewing the policy

or in completing your risk assessment,

feel free to Call the Office of Biological Safety (OBS) at 608-263-2037

or email us at biosafety@fpm.wisc.edu

We are happy to help!


colorful illustration with stick figure people and colorful shapes representing biological safety concepts with lines connected and gray world continents map in backgroundIt’s Biosafety and Biosecurity Month 2022! Learn about the latest biological safety updates that impact labs like yours on the UW–Madison campus, and get the flyer to help spread the word.

The UW-Madison Office of Biological Safety is a proud member of the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA).