Evaluating the Hazards of Pharmaceuticals: Basic Concepts

In this 1 hour introductory level webinar there will be discussion around the data that are available for active pharmaceutical ingredients vs. commodity chemicals. It will include introductory discussions on the various qualitative and quantitative methods available for hazard assessment, how they are used to evaluate the potential hazards of workplace exposure. These include Occupational Exposure Bands (OEBs), Occupational Exposure Limits (OELs), Acceptable Surface Limits (ASLs), Permitted/Acceptable Daily exposures (PDEs/ADEs), and other assessments. Detailed instruction on the derivation of these values is covered in the subsequent webinars.

Who Should Attend
  • Pharmaceutical and chemical plant environmental health and safety professionals
  • Pharmaceutical R&D safety coordinators
  • Facility and process engineers
  • Industrial hygienists
  • Safety professionals
  • Environmental engineers
  • Pharmaceutical quality control and quality assurance personnel
  • Plant managers

About the Instructors

The webinars will be led by Bob Sussman, Ph.D., DABT, Tracy Kimmel, Ph.D., DABT and Elizabeth Vancza, Ph.D., DABT, SDSRP of SafeBridge Consultants, Inc., the premier occupational health and safety consulting firm to the bio- and pharmaceutical industries, especially with regard to potent compounds. Each pharmaceutical occupational toxicology and industrial hygiene experience in the systematic and scientific approach to safe handling of potent active pharmaceutical ingredients and drug products.

Note: The course fee is per attendee. Recording the training course is strictly prohibited.

For registration questions please contact Kent Rader at Kent.Rader@safebridge.com


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