2019 Annual Conference Follow Up

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Keynote: ASHE New Strategic Plan
Dean Pufahl, CHFM, CHC, 2019 ASHE President
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Special Presentation: The Healing Power of Humor
Dr. Stuart Robertshaw, National Association for the Humor Impaired (NAHI)
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Curbing Hospital Energy Costs, Heat-Recovery Chillers for Health Care
David N. Schurk DES, CEM, LEED-AP, Carrier Corporation
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Legionnaires’ Disease Prevention and Risk Management
Jay Reading, Phigenics, LLC
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Diversity, Inclusion and Equity in Healthcare Design
Gary Collins, AIA, Virtual Energy Solutions
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Fundamentals of Parking Garage & Building Facade Restoration in a Healthcare Environment
Steve Genovese, Kevin Rogers and Matt Ziesemer, Western Specialty Contractors
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The Evolution of a Team: Creating a Culture of Continuous Improvement through Lean Construction
John Zachara, Vice President, Integrated Facilities Solutions; Brian Forsythe and Eric Butz, Pepper Construction
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Think Outside the Plant: Transform Campus Cooling with Real-Time Data and Smart Control Valves
Quinn Hah, and Laura Thompson, FlowEnergy
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Moving Patient Care Closer to the Patient and Capitalizing on Unused Space
Jeff Janicek, Tim Swanson and Brian Simons, Skender
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Electrical Infrastructures in Healthcare: Planning for Reliability & Staying Connected
Kenneth Bauwens and Bill Heneghan, Jamerson & Bauwens Electrical Contractors; Mike Hendrick, AdvocateAurora Care; and 
Rick Sabatello, Dickerson Engineering Inc.
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Repair & Replacement Capital Planning — “An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure”
Mark Mochel, MBA, PMP, CSM, FCT, Facility Health Inc.
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Water Safety and Disaster Preparedness: Going from Binder to Ongoing and Continuous Process Improvement
Kevin Pranaitis, Garratt-Callahan Company; Jim Lyons, Advocate Aurora Christ Medical Center; Kurt Skipper, Northwestern Medicine Western Region; James Tucker, Loyola University Medical Center; and Joe Ficek, Grumman/Butkus Associates
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Big Data and the Future of Water Treatment
Tom Hutchison, Reid Hutchison and Darius Barkauskas, HOH Water Technology
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Patient Comfort in Healthcare Facilities: Building Enclosure Design and Repair Considerations
Sarah K. Flock, NCARB, BECxP, CxA+BE, and Patrick E. Reicher, S.E., REWC, REWO, CCS, CCCA, Raths, Raths & Johnson, Inc.
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Benefits of Implementing an Integrated Design Process
Kent Davidson, AIA, Stantec; David Hehemann, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital; Shannon Burke, MA Mortenson; and  Ryan Kallies, AEI
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The Joint Commission Update
Herman A. McKenzie, MBA, CHSP, Department of Engineering,
The Joint Commission
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Gain Capacity at Reduced Operating Costs — Case Study of Condell’s Chiller Plant Modernization
Austin Rennick, Advocate Aurora Health; and Matt Mears, IMEG Corporation
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