Professional Staff

John H. Keene, Dr. P.H., RBP, CBSP
President and Managing Partner

Dr. Keene is a Managing Partner of Global Biohazard Technologies, and President of Biohaztec Associates of Midlothian, Virginia.  He is an Affiliate Associate Professor in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, at the Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University. Dr. Keene has many years experience in Hospital Medical Microbiology, Infection Control and Biosafety.  He holds a Doctoral degree in Biohazard Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School of Public Health.  Dr. Keene was formerly the Manager of Corporate Biosafety for Abbott Laboratories, and is a Past President of the American Biological Safety Association.  Dr. Keene has served as a consultant to the Singapore Ministry of Health in the development of the Singapore regulations for certification of biocontainment laboratories.  He is also currently serving as a safety consultant for the design and construction of the Regional and National Biocontainment Laboratories  funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and has certified biocontainment laboratories worldwide.  Dr. Keene writes a column, “Ask the Expert” for  Applied Biosafety, the Journal of the American Biological Safety Association.