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The Introduction to the Green Guide for Health Care presentation gives an overview of what the [] Green Guide is, how it was developed, and how to use it as a best practices document that supports creation of high performance healing environments. Participants will gain a working knowledge of the Green Guide’s structure and main content areas. Participants will learn how to register a project as a Green Guide Pilot and how the Green Guide can be used on a large spectrum of projects, such as: new construction, renovation/addition, or operational facility.


Adele Houghton, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP
Adele Houghton serves as Pilot Project Coordinator for the Green Guide for Health Care. Trained as an architect, Adele'’s background includes acting as an in-house green building consultant at Kirksey, a large architecture firm in Houston, Texas; policy and graphic design work at the Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems in Austin, Texas; and, an internship in accessibility concerns for sustainable development initiatives at the United Nations in New York. Adele manages the day to day business of the Green Guide for Health Care. She is also responsible for gathering and analyzing data from GGHC Pilot projects, in preparation for the release of Version 2.2.

Webinar speakers have no financial or other interest in the sponsoring company and the sponsor has had no input into the content of the presentation.

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