Ryan Burnette, PhD
BioSafety Expert | Instructor
Dr. Burnette is the Vice President, Biosafety at WIRB-Copernicus Group which provides a full range of services for biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, biological process scale-up, and assistance with biosafety plans, reviews and audits. Dr. Burnette consults as a scientist and project manager on full-discipline engineering projects for medical testing, as well as the design and implementation of biosafety operations and audit programs. Dr. Burnette has extensive expertise with regard to biosafety compliance issues, drawing both from his own microbiological bench research experience and his extensive contact and familiarity with the CDC’s Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories and the NIH Design Policy and Guidelines, as well as other pertinent regulatory policies.