Paul A. Smith, M.S., CHMM

Safety Engineer
Office of Environmental Health & Safety
Chemical/Biological Safety Section


Telephone:  827-0939
Fax:             828-6169
Pager:         *60, 2101 (VCUHS Telepage) or 213-6173 (direct)
Office:         VMI Building, Room 107
Hours:         Monday - Friday: 6:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Academic Credentials:
    B.S. - Biology, University of Maryland at College Park
    M.S. - Biology, Virginia Commonwealth University

Area of Expertise:
    Chemical and biological safety issues in laboratories
    Hazardous waste management

Professional Certification:
    Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER)
    Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM)

    My primary duty at VCU is to assist laboratories in maintaining OSHA health and safety compliance as part of the Chemical and Biological Safety Section of OEHS.  I conduct annual laboratory inspections and respond to chemical spills.  Additionally, I assist my co-workers in chemical monitoring, hazardous waste disposal, and respirator fit-testing.  Please contact me if you need assistance or have any questions on chemical use in your laboratory.

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This page was last updated on 2/27/06.