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Biosafety Level-3 Laboratory

New York Medical College's state of the art Biosafety Level 3 suite features the safety equipment, facility design (including shower-out capabilities) and construction necessary for research with indigenous or exotic agents with the potential for respiratory transmission that may cause serious and potentially lethal infection. 

NYMC's Select Agent program is registered with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).


Ira Schwartz, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Email: ira_schwartz@nymc.edu
Phone: (914) 594-4175

Sarah Cottet
Director, Environmental Health & Safety
Responsible Official (BSAT) 
Email: sarah_cottet@nymc.edu 
Phone: (914) 594-3668