Choose and attend any sessions from any track on the day of the Symposium; no pre-selection is required.

8:00-8:30 AM Registration/Coffee   University Hall II – IV
8:30-9:30 AM

Welcome  University Hall II – IV

Welcome and Keynote Speaker

The Calculus of Risk: Why Zero Tolerance for Error Hurts
Lawrence W. Steinkraus, M.D., M.P.H., Mayo Clinic

9:30-9:45 AM Transition/Networking
  Track A – University Hall II
Safety and Industrial Hygiene
Track B – University Hall III
EHS Regulations and Sustainability
Track C – University Hall IV
9:45-10:45 AM

Blood, Bugs, Barrels, and Buzzers, Oh My! An Overview of Clinical Laboratory Safety
Patricia J. Hlavka, MS, CSP, Mayo Clinic
Carl D. Freyholtz, MEHS, CSP, Mayo Clinic

Good Manufacturing Practices & EHS: An Essential Partnership
Benjamin Mills, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

The Real Cost of Hospital Staff Injuries
Rachel Michael, M.S., CPE, CHSP, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

10:45-11:00 AM Transition/Networking
11:00-12:00 PM

The Magnet is Always ON! Employee Safety near the MRI Suite
Heidi A. Edmonson, Ph.D., MRSO (MRSCTM), MRSE (MRSCTM), Mayo Clinic

Emerging Risks and Control Strategies: Nitrous Oxide in Labor and Delivery and Radiopharmaceutical Therapies
Allison Papenfuss, Mayo Clinic Health System – Southwest Wisconsin
Kyle Underwood, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Cultivating a Culture of High Reliability
Bob Williamson, MS, RN, CHSP, CSPHPH, Ascension

12:00-12:45 PM Mid-Day Remarks/Lunch/Networking
12:45-1:30 PM Plenary Session University Hall II – IV

High Consequence Infectious Diseases (HCID): A categorical approach
Pritish K. Tosh, MD, Mayo Clinic

1:30-1:45 PM Transition/Networking
1:45-2:45 PM

3D Printing Hazards
Amy E. Alexander, M.S., Mayo Clinic
John Baker, CIH, MS, MBA, FAIHA, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

Greening the Lab – Engaging EHS in Sustainability Improvements
Brett Gordon, PE, MBA, Mayo Clinic
Amanda Holloway, Mayo Clinic

Workplace Violence Panel – Leadership in an Ever-Changing Environment
Donn Adams, Mayo Clinic
Dr. Della Derscheid, Mayo Clinic
Tera L. Gross, Mayo Clinic
Ernie Holeyfield, Mayo Clinic
Jackie Johnson-Howell, Mayo Clinic

2:45-3:00 PM Transition/Networking
3:00-4:00 PM

Aligning Patient Mobilization with Early Mobility Initiatives
Tamara James, MA, CPE, CSPHP, Duke University and Health System

Case Study: Improving Hazardous Chemical Management
Nancy L. Wengenack, Ph.D., Mayo Clinic
Russell Sinor, CIH, CSP, Mayo Clinic
Jeffrey C. Nesbitt, MS, CSP, CIH, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Bench to Bedside: Safety’s Role on the Cutting Edge of Medical Research
Nikki Thome, Mayo Clinic

4:00-4:15 PM Closing Session

Environmental, Health & Safety Symposium for Healthcare