Shipping Core

There is only one instructor-led training class remaining prior to the June 1st cut off for biologics and dry ice shipping.

RISC will not ship items covered by shipping training after May 31, 2022 and will close on June 30th. Please visit the Request Services tab for internal training information. 

 

Overview of Services

The Research Institute Shipping Core (RISC) is a "fee for service" core facility that is available for the shipment of hazardous substances for all Research Institute faculty and staff. The Shipping Core provides comprehensive shipping services, including: - Proper classification, packaging, labeling, shipping and tracking of hazardous materials shipments; Shipping permit review and procurement assistance; Shipping training, Shipping supplies for purchase.

 

Leadership

Denise Melvin | Director, Research Safety Programs

Katina Frangakis | Core Manager
FRANGAKISK@EMAIL.CHOP.EDU

 

 

Location and hours of operation

 

Hours   Location

Monday-Friday
9:00AM- 5:00PM

Sample Drop Off
Monday-Friday
10:00AM - 12:00PM and 1:00PM - 3:30PM

 New drop-off procedures have been implemented for 

social distancing measures. Please view updates to sample

drop-off, and order form deadlines in the alert section of our website. 

  CTRB, A Level Loading Dock, A700
  Philadelphia, PA 19104

Links and Resources 

Shipping Core website

Contacts

Name Role Phone Email Location
Katina Frangakis
Core Manager
 
267-425-2079
 
FRANGAKISK@EMAIL.CHOP.EDU
 
CTRB, Loading Dock A-700
 
Research Institute Shipping Core

 
267-425-2079
 
researchshippingcore@email.chop.edu
 
CTRB Loading Dock A-700