Luis Ochoa Carrera Appointed President-Elect of ABSA

September 20, 2022 - J. Willard-Smith

The recent appointment of Luis Ochoa Carrera as President-Elect of the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA-International) represents a great achievement for Michigan State University and the international community in terms of Biosafety and Biosecurity. Additionally, this strengthens the ongoing efforts from MSU to promote diagnostic and research activities under the highest quality and security standards.

Luis Ochoa joined MSU in June 2021 as the High-Containment Lab/Pandemic Safety Manager.

Luis Ochoa has been an ABSA member since 2014 and has served in different positions including the Chair of the Publications Committee, the International Engagement Committee and is one of the international editors of the Applied Biosafety Journal.