Next NH3E Meeting

March 3, 2016

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

New Hampshire Hospital Association
125 Airport Road
Concord, NH 


Greening Hospital Labs

Cleveland Clinic & Yale University


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

2.  Cleveland Clinic’s Greening the Lab Program: recycling, waste and energy reduction, etc. and the challenges and successes of the program.  

     (*Dr. Ilyssa Gordon, Medical Director for Sustainability in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Cleveland Clinic)

3.  How to Develop and Roll out a Lab-Greening Program: including engaging and educating staff

     (*Amber Garrard, Education & Outreach Manager for the Yale University Office of Sustainability) 

4.  Biohazardous Waste Identification in the Lab

     (*Michele Messam, Infection Preventionist, Cleveland Clinic)

5.  Other business/roundtable: further discussion of lab greening, other?

6.  Next meeting: date, topics?


Hospital Laboratory professionals may find this meeting of special interest.  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. 


* All three speakers will join the meeting via teleconference. Power Point slides will be provided to accompany the presentations.