Welfare and Security Committee
April 9, 2007
Research Administration Building Boardroom
WSC Members Present: Jilda Garton, Chair (GTRC); Gail Palmer (ECE);
Matthew Noury (GTRI ITTL);
Nanotechnology Safety Resources (see attachment on Nanotechnology resources).
GT received casual inquires about the Nanotechnology safety policy.
AJC featured one of GT's researchers in Nanotechnology - Z.L. Wang (see attachment on Z.L. Wang)
Occupational Health program is considering a contractor to cover immunization for students/faculty that work with animals/tissues. GTRC is currently providing payment for the vaccines.
WSC suggested having a speaker to discuss developing a department plan for the Pandemic Flu. (see attachment on Pandemic Flu).
WSC suggested having a speaker to discuss emergency planning quarantine on campus.
WSC suggested sending out reminders for each scheduled meeting.
The next meeting is scheduled for May 7, 2007 @ 3 pm in RAB's boardroom.
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 4:04 p.m.