Pre-Conference Course

October 5-6, 2023
Austin, TX
  • Fundamentals of Planning and Design of Animal Research Facilities

    Jeffrey R Zynda, LEED-AP, BD+C
    Principal / Regional Science Practice Leader
    Stephen Lahti, PE, LEED AP BD+C
    Project Manager

    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.

    Cost:
    $1,250
     Fundamentals Course only
    $1,100 with registration to the two-day conference immediately following
    (Fees include course materials, continental breakfast refreshment breaks, and lunch)

    Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
    American Institute of Architects (AIA)
     
    6.00
    AIA Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW)
     
    6.00