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Friday, April 28, 2017
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Join healthcare industry peers and EHS professionals for an information-rich, strategy-packed day devoted exclusively to the latest EHS trends, issues, strategies and solutions affecting healthcare facilities today.


  • EHS Leaders and EHS Professionals
  • Safety Leaders
  • Risk Management Leaders
  • Environmental Professionals
  • HR Leaders
  • Facilities Leaders
  • Students and Professionals Seeking Healthcare Employment


  • Emergency Management
  • High-Consequence Pathogens
  • Active Shooter
  • Sharp Injury Prevention
  • Safe Patient Handling
  • USP 800 / Hazardous Drugs
  • Hazardous Waste
  • EHS Leadership
  • And More!

Keynote Speakers

DenhamDr. Charles R. Denham, M.D., Founder, Global Patient Safety Forum; Chairman, TMIT

DenhamWilliam H. Adcox, Chief Security Officer, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; Chief of Police, The University of Texas Houston Police Department

The Future: Threat Safety Science
With the threat velocity we are now facing, we must move from tactical focus to strategic focus and tactical excellence; beyond protection to preparedness and prevention — using performance improvement tools and skills to develop new leadership, best practice and technology systems. By applying the discipline of great teams, we can employ Threat Safety Science to better manage threats and risks.

  • Affordable registration – Only $125; $45 for students – includes parking pass, light breakfast, and lunch. Convenient public transit options available.
  • Choose from a variety of presentations and panels addressing the latest healthcare EHS issues.
  • Features real world case studies shared by subject matter experts from leading healthcare institutions and EHS experts.
  • Attendance is limited; register today. Group discounts available.
  • CEUs Available. AIHA, ABSA and the Certificate of Public Health.

What’s EHSSENTIALS all about?

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Sponsors: BSI, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas Children’s Hospital, The University of Texas Health Science Center, The University of Texas School of Public Health

Environmental, Health & Safety Symposium for Healthcare