UCR

Environmental Health & Safety



Beatriz Rodrigues



 

Beatriz Rodrigues
Safety Mentor

Email: beatriz.rodrigues@ucr.edu

Phone:
(951) 827- 5881

Address:
Environmental Health
& Safety (EH&S)
900 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92521

Responsibilities

Laboratory Safety Inspections | Safety and Regulatory Advising |
Consultations on Experimental Procedures and Equipment

Background

Prior to joining EH&S, Beatriz was the Research Facilities and Safety Manager at the UCR School of Medicine where she was in charge of overseeing the general research facilities operations as well as space utilization, training, and safety of the research labs. She was also involved in the planning, set up and development of new BSL-2 laboratory space. Beatriz has also been involved in several research projects during her time in the department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience as a Laboratory Technician for the zur Nieden group at UCR.

Education and Credentials

Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience, University of California Riverside

Description

Beatriz is part of a team that will implement the campus laboratory safety program activities and assist department laboratory personnel in addressing safety issues. She will ensure personnel are familiar with safety protocols, knowledgeable of laboratory-specific procedures and resources. Beatriz will also conduct laboratory safety inspections, hazard assessments and coordinate with departments participating in the self-audit program. She will identify and recommend corrective actions where necessary; assists departments in implementation of corrective actions. Assist in the development and delivery of safety training regarding topics including but not limited to: hazardous chemical storage and handling, use of online laboratory management applications, emergency equipment evaluations, UC laboratory safety policies, hazardous waste management and standard operating procedures.

 


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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Environmental Health & Safety

Environmental Health & Safety
Environmental Health & Safety

Tel: (951) 827-5528
Fax: (951) 827-5122
E-mail: ehs@ucr.edu

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