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

A medical surveillance program for personnel that have direct contact with research animals is provided, see

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.