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Member Spotlight: Maryland Hospitals for a Healthy Environment

Join regional and national health care professionals, environmental industry experts, and educators for this learning and networking event designed to showcase the measurement practices of hospitals as they journey toward more sustainable environments for hospital staff, patients, and communities. The keynote speaker, plenary session, and smaller breakout sessions will explore how facilities are measuring sustainability success using quantitative and qualitative measures. Areas of measurement may include building design and construction, carbon footprint reductions, chemical usage reductions, community benefits, cost savings, employee engagement and/or satisfaction, patient exposure reductions, sustainable food practices, waste reduction, and water conservation.

Maryland Hospitals for a Healthy Environment and the University of Maryland School of Nursing present:

Environmental Excellence in Health Care: Measuring Success

November 10, 2011
7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m.

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Keynote Address:

Christina Vernon, AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Senior Director, Sustainability and Environmental Strategy
Office for a Healthy Environment
Cleveland Clinic

Panel Discussion: Implementing and Measuring Sustainability Efforts at Community Hospitals

Robert White
Assistant Vice President, Purchasing and Support Services
Carroll Hospital Center

Jo Wilson, MBA, FACHE
Vice President, Ancillary Support Operations
Western Maryland Regional Medical Center

Michael Forthman
Vice President, Facilities and Support Services
Greater Baltimore Medical Center

Moderator: Joan D. Plisko, PhD
Technical Director
Maryland Hospitals for a Healthy Environment

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University of Maryland School of Nursing
655 W. Lombard Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

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