Five RITM staff are now IFBA Certified Professionals in Biosafety

Five Biorisk Management (BRM) committee members from various RITM departments passed the International Federation of Biosafety Associations’ (IFBA) Certification in Biorisk Management examination last June 30, 2022.   The newly certified IFBA Certified Professionals in Biorisk Management are Ms. Catherine Ann Sacopon (National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory), Ms. Catherine Calzado-Dacasin (Virology Department), Mr. Phrencian Wallen Calpa (Clinical Laboratory), Mr. Prince continue reading : Five RITM staff are now IFBA Certified Professionals in Biosafety

BRMO trains BOQ regional officers

The Biorisk Management Office (BRMO) of the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) spearheaded the first Biosafety, Biorisk Management, and Infectious Substance Shipping Training Workshop for the Regional Officers of the Bureau of Quarantine (BOQ)at the Bali Village Hotel, Tagaytay City on May 6-10, 2019. “This training is vital as it aimed towards better implementation of international shipping and transport continue reading : BRMO trains BOQ regional officers