Office of Research

Medical Surveillance

A medical surveillance program is provided through the Sullivan Center for personnel who are occupationally at risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens (BBP). The program includes free hepatitis B vaccine offer and post-exposure evaluation with follow up. See http://www.clemson.edu/centers-institutes/sullivan/ourservices/

A medical surveillance program for personnel that have direct contact with research animals is provided, see http://www.clemson.edu/research/compliance/citi.html

Vaccination for various infectious agents used in the laboratory, e.g. vaccinia, attenuated rabies, and measles, is offered to all at-risk employees as recommended by the IBC. Clemson provides medical treatment and post-exposure evaluation after an exposure to infectious agents or rDNA for students and employees working in BL1 or BL2 laboratories.