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Fundamentals of Planning and Design of Animal Research Facilities

Fundamentals of Planning and Design of Animal Research Facilities

Sunday, September 25, 2022 -
8:00am to 4:30pm

606 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
United States

What you will learn:
Participants will come away with a basic understanding of the terminology, concepts, processes, standards, numbers, types of equipment, and furniture (as applicable) involved in the planning and design of animal research labs and support space including related mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems. 

Who should attend:
This course is designed for those involved in the planning, design, construction, or operation of animal research laboratories including project managers, architects, facility engineers, construction engineers, facility managers, facility planners, biosafety professionals, EH&S personnel, veterinarians, and researchers employed at colleges and universities, medical facilities, pharmaceutical facilities, A/E/C firms, government health centers, and public health labs.


  • Stephen Lahti, PE, LEED AP, BD+C (Project Manager at Vanderweil Engineers)
  • Jeffrey Zynda, LEED AP, BD+C (Principal & Regional Science Practice Leader at Perkins&Will)

Register here: Animal Research Facilities 2022 | Pre-Conference Course (