MSU will host Importation of Biologicals Workshop on May 23

April 10, 2024 - J. Willard-Smith

MSU will host The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) Importation of Biologicals Workshop on May 23, 2024 from 8:00AM - 5:00PM at the Breslin Center.

Experts from the CBP, USDA-APHIS, FWS, FDA, FAA, FBI and more will be on hand to discuss the regulatory and safety challenges of importing biological materials into the United States. Attendees may include PIs, Technicians, Post Doc, Safety Managers, Students, etc. This year's workshop includes presentation from a plant import expert.

Space is limited in this popular workshop. To register, contact Jamie Willard-Smith at by Monday, May 1 with the names and contact information of those attending.

Includes breakfast pastries/refreshments and boxed lunch.

This event is hosted by the MSU Offices of Research and Regulatory Support (MSU ORRS) and Environmental Health and Safety (MSU EHS). We look forward to your participation and hope to see several MSU Departments, Michigan Colleges/Universities, and Big 10 Universities represented!