Department of Chemistry

Villanova University

Chemistry Department

Safety Day: Building a Culture of Safety

Please RSVP at this link.

Friday April 10th 2015, 2:30-4:30 PM

Mendel Hall Room 213


2:30    Introduction by Dr. Scott Kassel

2:35    Keynote Speaker TBA

3:00    Breakout Session I

3:30    Breakout Session II

4:00    Breakout Session III

4:30    Reception

Breakout Sessions

(all running concurrently in each time slot in separate rooms):

  1. The Haunted Lab: Safety in Teaching Labs
  2. In the Research Lab: Safety Doesn't Happen by Accident
  3. Find Your Chemicals: ChemTracker
  4. Know Your Chemicals: Labeling, SDSs & ChemWatch
  5. Dispose of Your Chemicals: Proper Handling and Segregation of Chemical Waste

Villanova Chemistry at a Glance:

Degrees Offered: B.S., M.S.
Full Time Faculty: 25
Undergraduate Majors: 150
Graduate Students: 25
Equipment: an array of modern instrumentation for conducting research and instructional facilities
Building: Mendel Science Center houses research and instructional facilities for 6 scientific departments, including 17 chemistry research labs

Directions to Mendel Science Center