Environmental Health & Safety

Environment, Health & Safety

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry Environment, Health & Safety Committee (FoMD EHS) advises the Dean and the Faculty on matters related to environment, health and safety responsibilities. The main role of the committee is to facilitate communication between members of the Faculty and the University of Alberta Environment, Health & Safety office. Information and links to environment, health and safety policies, procedures and initiatives will be posted on this site, and all members of the Faculty are encouraged to contact the committee with questions, concerns, or for additional details.



FoMD EHS Committee

Member Position Term
Bernadette Quémerais Associate Professor - Chair December 1, 2017 to November 30, 2021
Richard Lehner Vice-Dean, Research (Basic) August 21, 2019 to August 20, 2022
Wendy Magee Director, Core Research Facilities December 1, 2017 to November 30, 2021
Jon O’Hara Director, Facility Planning and Projects December 1, 2017 to November 30, 2021
Brian Reuter Scientific Equipment Advisor February 1, 2018 to January 31, 2022
Megan Desaulniers Biocontainment Supervisor October 26, 2018 to October 26, 2021
Meagan Budgell Accreditation Administrative Assistant, PME July 30, 2020 to July 29, 2023
Ex-Officio:
Dan Dragon Biosafety Officer


FoMD EHS Committee Terms of Reference

Contact the Committee

For health and safety concerns, or help with any safety resource, please contact the FoMD EHS committee at fomdehs@ualberta.ca