Session II: Facilities: The Life Cycle of Risk (part 2)

February 12, 2019
3:55 pm  -  5:30 pm

3:55 – 4:15 pm
Factoring Biorisk Management into Sustainable Design
Heather Sheeley, MS, Public Health England, Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom

4:15 – 4:35 pm
Unique Risk of Large-scale/Pilot Plant Design
Brian Petuch, RBP, CBSP, Merck & Co, Inc., West Point, PA

4:35 – 4:55 pm

A High Containment Greenhouse for the University of Malaysia-Sabah (PDF, 16MB)

Dann Adair, BS, Conviron, North Branch, MN

4:55 – 5:15pm

Integrated Security Planning for Animal Laboratory Programs (PDF, 15MB)

Ryan Burnette, PhD, Merrick & Company, Greenwood Village, CO

5:15 – 5:30 pm
Question and Answer


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the broad implications of worldwide risks posed by specific infectious diseases
  • Discuss challenges in mitigating infectious disease risks to animals, humans and crops
  • Implement risk analysis to define potential mitigation measures
  • Apply knowledge gained to formulate risk mitigation plans for individual infectious disease situations locally, nationally and globally

Session Category :  2019  Symposium Program  Tuesday