flag redNotice: The Chemical Safety Online Course, CS101, will close for update on
April 2, 2015 at 7 AM. It will reopen the following day, April 3, 2015 at 8 AM.

If you have not completed the entire course, you will be moved to the new course and will have to start from the beginning.

Please contact Fredia Fuller Dillard at eteacher@uab.edu if you have any questions.

Controlled Substances

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Controlled substances (CS) are drugs or chemicals whose manufacture, possession and use are regulated by the state and federal governments. This may include illegal drugs, prescription medications or chemicals used to manufacture drugs.

UAB currently maintains federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registrations governing the use of controlled substances for teaching purposes, veterinary care, and all non-human research. Research using controlled substances in human trials are not administered through this program.

Follow the links below for more information on the use of controlled substances for teaching purposes, veterinary care and non-human research.

Determine if a chemical is a CS
Controlled Substances Use Authorization (CSUA)
CSUA Web Application
Ordering CS
Managing Your Inventory
Storage Requirements
Disposal of CS
Policies and Regulations
Frequently Asked Questions