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Administration and Staff


Gary Landucci
Director, BSL-3 Training and Development
Manager, BSL-3 Laboratory

Erick Guandique
Associate Director, BSL-3 Training and Development

Donald N. Forthal, MD
UC Irvine School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

Tran B. Phan
Program Administrator/Instructor


Jeffrey Jin
Division MSO

Cindy Trigueros
Administrative Assistant


Ken Miller, MD, PhD
Medical Director
Orange County Fire Authority

Ted Traum, PE, CCP, DGCP
NIH High Containment and Maximum Containment Engineer

Sheila Hedayati, MPH
Biosafety Officer, Assistant Director, Research Safety and Compliance
UC Irvine Environmental Health & Safety

Stephen Kowalewsky, MPH, CIH
Instructor, biosafety professional

Lydia Mikhail, PHM, MBA
Instructor, biosafety professional
Orange County Health Care Agency

Dennis Gomez
Battalion Chief
Orange County Fire Authority

NIH & National Biosafety & Biocontainment Training Program (NBBTP)

Ed You
Supervisory Special Agent
FBI Biological Countermeasures Unit

NIH - Division of Occupational Health & Safety

NIH - Division of Technical Resources