RITM completes 2nd batch of biosafety training for 2022

As part of its annual series of biosafety trainings, the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) through its Biorisk Management Office (BRMO) has recently concluded its second batch of biosafety trainings for this year last February 18, 2022. The February roll-out has capacitated 831 participants, 95% of which are laboratory analysts, non-analysts, and pathologists. The continue reading : RITM completes 2nd batch of biosafety training for 2022

RTC conducts 1st International Training Course on Biosafety

The World Health Organization (WHO)-supported Regional Training Center (RTC) for Good Health Research Practices, through the RITM Biorisk Management Office, conducted the first International Training Course on Biosafety on May 21-23, 2019 at The Bellevue Hotel, Alabang. The training aims to impart the principles and practices of biosafety, biosecurity, and biorisk management in laboratories to continue reading : RTC conducts 1st International Training Course on 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

RITM receives new Biological Safety Laboratory Level 3

L-R: RITM Assistant Director Celia Carlos, DOH Consultant and Former Director of Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital Ruben Flores, DOH Health Promotions and Communication Service Director Mar Wynn Bello, Embassy of Japan Second Secretary Takeo Okada, Japan Anti-Tuberculosis Association Associate Executive Director for International Programs, Research Promotions, and Data Health Plans Shin’ichi Takenaka, RITM Director Socorro continue reading : RITM receives new Biological Safety Laboratory Level 3

RITM joins South East Asian Countries in enhancing laboratory containment capacities

The Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) in collaboration with Cooperación Española, FORMIT, Ospedale Luigi Socco, and ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco, hosted the Design Experts Team (DET) Training Course on Design, Construction, and Management of General Containment Laboratories from February 6-10 at the Training Center Lecture Rooms of RITM. The five-day training course was funded by continue reading : RITM joins South East Asian Countries in enhancing laboratory containment capacities