Next NH3E Meeting

December 3, 2015

NH Hosptial Association
125 Airport Road
Concord, NH 

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


NOTE: Facilities and Emergency Preparedness professionals may find this meeting of special interest.  

1. Introductions, News/Announcements: NH DES, EPA, HHI, NHHA, Other?

2. Building Health Care Sector Resilience: Introduction to the US HHS Sustainable and Climate
    Resilience Health Care Facilites Tool Kit, it’s many resources and how they are being used, etc.
    (*Robin Guenther, FAIA, LEED Fellow, Principal, Perkins+Will)

3. Climate Change Impacts: How to Prepare Ourselves and our Facilities
    (Sherry Godlewski, Environmental Program Manager, NH DES)

4. Climate Change Preparedness for Hazardous Waste Generators - group discussion to follow
    (Melissa Zych, Pollution Prevention Program Manager, NH DES)

5. Other business/roundtable: Further discussion of climate related issues? EPA’s proposed Rules for
    Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals and Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements? Other?

6. Next meeting: date, topics, location?

*Robin has extensive experience in health care facilities design and planning. In 2010, she was named the single most influential person in healthcare design by Healthcare Design magazine. She is Health Care Without Harm’s chief adviser on green architecture, design and planning in the health sector.  She was a leading developer of the Sustainable and Climate-Resilient Health Care Facilities Toolkit, which includes a best practices document, a framework describing affordable measures that can help make health care facilities more resilient, and additional resources for responding to challenges associated with the impacts of climate change. She will join the meeting via teleconference.

For more information, or to RSVP, contact Debbie Augustine at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (603) 415-4256.