Welcome to ChABSA

ChABSA, the Chesapeake Area Biological Safety Association, is an incorporated, non-profit organization that is an affiliate of the American Biological Safety Association (ABSA) established in 1984. ChABSA was established in 1987 by local area members of ABSA with a similar interest in the safety of research using microorganisms and recombinant DNA. 



2015 ChABSA Workshop


and Scientific Symposium


June 16th & 17th 2015


6.2 Shipping Course June 18th


ChABSA Pre-Symposium Workshop and  Symposium Registration is open.  Click on the symposium tab for more information.  Workshops have been determined.

The Workshops, Symposium, and 6.2 Shipping Course are June 16, 17, and 18 at the Frederick Holiday Inn.



September 16, 2015                                              November 12, 2015

January 20, 2016                                                   March 22, 2016

     May 5, 2016