“On September 30, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) awarded IHRC, Inc. a 5-year, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract, with a ceiling value of $49.5 million to provide support to the Office of Laboratory Safety (OLS). IHRC is an international consulting and professional services company focused on providing support in science and health, information management, management consulting, bioinformatics and global health.”
“OLS provides services, policy, and oversight for laboratory science, laboratory security, laboratory design and safety engineering reviews; carries out maintenance and management of primary barrier equipment; provides enterprise-level industrial hygiene services; and supports laboratory quality and safety practices throughout the Agency…”
“Under the contract, the IHRC team will work in collaboration with OLS to promote and enhance the standardization of laboratory practices and policies across the FDA…” Read the full press release here.
Source: IHRC, Inc. to help FDA advance laboratory safety and security – November 2, 2020. IHRC.