ESPReL Workshop at Mahidol University Faculty of Dentistry
On March 17th, 2021, Mahidol University Faculty of Dentistry (MUDT) held a workshop on ‘Enhancement of Safety Practice of Research Laboratory’ or ESPReL at Computer Laboratory Room, 3rd floor, Learning and Recreation Center Building and 305 – 306 meeting room, 3rd floor, the 50th Anniversary of H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Building. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pisol Senawongse, Deputy Dean for Research, Facilities and Environment, presided over the workshop.
Objectives of the workshop are as follows:
1) To prevent and minimize the occupational risks in laboratory practices by using the hazardous chemical and waste tracking system
2) To check, monitor and maintain the physical environment of laboratories
Participants were trained to use ESPReL Checklist, an analysis tool for interpreting safety survey results, and joined hands in drafting a plan for enhancing the safety practices in laboratories in accordance with the ESPReL seven components.