Webinar series: COVID-19 and business/workplace ventilation
A three-webinar series (“COVID-19 and the Built Environment”) on the role of proper ventilation in protecting employees, customers and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic will be presented November 9, 10 and 12, 2020, by the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). The event is sponsored by Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce and UAMS.
The three webinar sessions are free and open to the public. To access the broadcast, interested parties may go to https://uams.zoom.us/j/97215167204?pwd=dk9rSXVzM1pvUWZpcVk5bmtUSThUZz09#success. (Meeting ID: 972 1516 7204 Passcode: 876399)
The webinars (presented by experts from throughout the country) also will be recorded and uploaded to YouTube for later viewing.
We are sharing this information in case you or any of your clients and prospects might benefit from this free informational offering.
Presenters and topics include:
- November 9 (10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.)
Luke Leung PE – LEED Fellow, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP in Chicago
“Latest research on COVID-19 to inform winterizing our buildings”
- November 10 (10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.)
Elliott Gall, Ph.D. – Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Portland State University
“Airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2: Mitigation strategies for buildings”
- November 12 (10:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.)
Cynthia Lewis – Principal, Creative Safety Solution; Director, Gulf Coast Safety Institute
“Developing Emotional Resilience: A New Tool for Workplace Safety & Health”