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Academic & Research Safety


Dr. Heidi Conrad

Organic Laboratory Coordinator


TCU Office of Risk Management

Secrest–Wible building

Box 297110, Fort Worth, TX  76129


Jonathan Brown

TCU Environmental Health & Safety Coordinator

Office: 817-257-7220

Cell: 817-312-1090




Safety training is required of all faculty, staff, and students prior to working in a research or teaching lab within the College of Science & Engineering. The following link contains courses that are available online to satisfy your training requirements. Arrangements can also be made for safety training topics that are not yet available electronically. Please contact Heidi Conrad with questions regarding your specific training requirements or any other queries you may have.

CSE Safety Training

Programs and Services

  • General Laboratory Safety
  • Chemical Safety
  • Biological Safety
  • Radiation Safety
  • Hazardous Waste

Manuals and Guides


Safety data sheets (SDS) can be found through MSDS Online or by contacting the Safety Coordinator’s office.  You may also consult one of many online resources. The following links provide access to SDS from a variety of vendors.


Emergency Response

Emergency: 817.257.7777 (7777 from campus phone) -or- 911
TCU Police:
     Emergency: 817.257.7777 (7777 from campus phone)
     Non-emergency: 817.257.7930
TCU Physical Plant (24 hour number): 817.257.7956