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GBAC Consulting Services

Prepare— Respond—Recover

The Global Biorisk Advisory Council ® (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, is comprised of leaders in the area of microbial-pathogenic threat analysis and mitigation. GBAC has established an international organization to serve as a one-stop resource for companies, organizations, and governments large and small to prepare, respond, and recover to events involving biohazardous-infectious agents. The GBAC Scientific Advisory Board and GBAC consultants collectively have hundreds of years of experience in a variety of disciplines.

All aspects of Biorisk Management

Several of our GBAC board members helped write the international standards, including the new ISO 35001:2019.

Readiness–Resilience Assessments


1- Healthcare preparedness – Several of our GBAC Consultants have been at the frontlines during international outbreaks, including the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak and 2003 SARS outbreak.

2- Readiness assessment can also be provided for companies, schools, assisted care facilities, vet clinics, event facilities, etc.

Forensic restoration

Forensic cleaning and professional disinfecting

Buildings, spaces, and structures

Trains, planes, and automobiles too. 

Crime and trauma scene response and remediation

Hoarding and unsanitary conditions

Specialty custom training and consulting

Such as:

We work with journalists on how to protect themselves, the community, the environment, and their equipment while covering an outbreak.

We work with healthcare systems on pandemic preparedness and resilience plans.

Personal protective equipment (PPE) donning and doffing training.


Contact Patty Olinger, Executive Director of GBAC,
pattyo@issa.com or +1-678-430-1044