eSafety is a biosafety protocol management portal. Key features of eSafety are:

  • Smart-forms
  • System rapidity and stability
  • Protocol copy function for easy duplication of protocols
  • Integration with eIACUC to link research animal protocols requiring biosafety review
  • Training and certifications imported directly from external sites (e.g., CITI Program)
  • Tools to compare different versions of protocol

Administrative Office

Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) 


  • Single Sign-On –  Use your Mount Sinai email and Network ID password
  • Cloud-based – VPN /Tunnel is not required to gain access.
  • Only individuals with a study staff role can create protocols. If you want to create a protocol but do not have study staff role, please contact or open a technical support ticket.


Technical Support or

Submission Support
Contact Shekhar Patil (, PhD, Administrative Director, CoREs and Shared Resources

System Link



IBC requires that all faculty and staff listed on IBC protocols have completed the following required training within a year. These training can be accessed on CITI.

  • CITI Program Training –Core Training Requirements
    • Biosafety Course Overview
    • Risk Management: Work Practices
    • Risk Management: Personal Protective Equipment
    • Laboratory Hazardous Waste Management
    • Hazard Communication


eSafety Training Videos

Federal Policies