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Academic year 2014-2015Value date : 12/05/2015
Version 2013-2014
SBIM0437-1  Biosafety

Duration :  5h Th, 5h Pr
Number of credits :  
Master in Pharmacy, Professional Focus in Creation and Development of medicines - bio-analysis, 2nd year2
Lecturer :  Willy Zorzi
Language(s) of instruction :  
French language
Course contents :  
Interactive course constituted in two parts:

1-Introductive Part: presenting the guidelines in Biosafety especially related to the activities in the different fields as Research Laboratories, Industry, the Reseach & Development and the Environment.

2-Practical Training: learning the different ways to apply the Biosafety procedures in practical exercices,especially in BSL1, 2 and 3 working conditions.
Learning outcomes of the course :  
The principal aim of this course is learning of the evaluation of the potential biological risks in different activities by different Biosafety approaches impliing adapted management in phasis with the Guidelines, the Good Laboratory Practices and the different law contexts
Prerequisites and co-requisites/ Recommended optional programme components :  
Inscription in Master 2 of biomedical sciences in sections:

-Digestion & Nutrition, or

-Biological Analyses, or

-Pharmacology and Toxicology
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :  
The theorical approach of the Biosafety is completed by a progressive and integrated practical training by real exercices including different emergency situations, biological contamination, decontamination procedures...
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :  
The introductive part (5h) and the practical training part (5h) of this course are organized following the planning proposed in Master 2 in the SBiM section
Recommended or required readings :  
Copies of the different presentations will be proposed to the students after the courses aiming to a high interactivity of the students during the course
Assessment methods and criteria :  
by MCQ for the theorical part and by manuscript report for the practical part
Work placement(s) :  
Organizational remarks :  
Contacts :


ZORZI Willy, pHD


Centre of Research on Prion Proteins,

Université de Liège, B36

Av. de l'Hôpital n°1,

4000 Liège.

Tel: +32 4 366 43 27

FAX: +32 4 366 43 21



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