Pre-Conference Course

  • Fundamentals of Planning and Design of Animal Research Facilities

    Jeff Zynda, LEED-AP
    Principal/Regional Science Practice Leader
    Michael J. Walsh, PE, LEED AP BD+C
    Sr Mechanical Engineer and Principal

    What you will learn:
    Participants will come away with a basic understanding of the terminology, concepts, processes, standards, numbers, types of equipment, and furniture (as applicable) involved in the planning and design of animal research labs and support space including related mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems. 

    Who should attend:
    This course is designed for those involved in the planning, design, construction, or operation of animal research laboratories including project managers, architects, facility engineers, construction engineers, facility managers, facility planners, biosafety professionals, EH&S personnel, veterinarians, and researchers employed at colleges and universities, medical facilities, pharmaceutical facilities, A/E/C firms, government health centers, and public health labs.

    Space is limited and enrollment is subject to approval.

    Fundamentals Course only
    $1,050 with registration to the two-day conference immediately following
    (Fees include course materials, continental breakfast refreshment breaks, and lunch)

    Sunday, September 25, 2022 - 8:00am-4:30pm
    Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
    American Institute of Architects (AIA)
    AIA Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW)