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

7:45-8:30 AM Registration/Coffee  
8:30-9:30 AM

Welcome and Keynote Speaker

CMS – Challenges in the Physical Environment
Richard Curtis RN, MS, HACP, Chief Executive Officer, Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality

9:30-9:40 AM Break/Networking
  Track A Track B
9:40-10:30 AM

Chemical Spill –10 minutes to HazWOpER
Shelley R. Carry, NEH&S Principal Consultant, Kaiser Permanente

UCI Sharps Handling
Joe Brothman, Director Environmental, Health & Safety, University of California Irvine Healthcare

10:30-10:40 AM Break/Networking
10:40-11:30 AM

How to Win Friends and Influence Waste
Joel Sigler, Senior Manager, National Environmental Health and Safety, Kaiser Permanente
Matthew J. Huray, Senior Consultant, Corporate Environmental Health and Safety Department, Kaiser Permanente

Evaluation of Biosafety Cabinets at Controlling Exposures to Chemotherapy Agents
Xavier Alcaraz, CIH, CSP, Principal Consultant, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

11:30-12:30 PM Mid-Day Remarks / Lunch / Poster Session
12:30-1:30 PM

Plenary Session

Kaiser Santa Rosa Fire Response
Judi Goodin, RN, Safety Leader, Kaiser Permanente Santa Rosa Santa Rosa Medical Center
John Moses Baker, RN, ED Educator, Kaiser Permanente Santa Rosa Medical Center

1:30-2:20 PM

Workplace Violence Panel

2:20-2:30 PM Break/Networking
2:30-3:20 PM

Mobility as Medicine
Elise Condie, M.S., CPE, Principal Consultant, BSI EHS Services and Solutions

A Hospital Response: When a Radioactive Contaminated Patient Arrives At Your Doorstep
David Blacksberg, MPH, Emergency Management, UC San Diego Health

3:20-3:30 PM Break/Networking
3:30-4:20 PM

Safety Management During Influenza Epidemic
Dr. Shane Que Hee, Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Fielding School of Public Health; Director, UCLA Industrial Hygiene Program; UCLA Center for Occupational & Environmental Health

Eisenhower Medical Center’s Safety Champions Program
Speaker TBA

4:20-4:30 PM Closing Session

Environmental, Health & Safety Symposium for Healthcare