0 Recommendations

High Containment Laboratory Design and Construction (Part 2)

By Edward Nardell, MD Moderator | 29 Aug, 2008

This presentation covers:

Architectural detailing and Construction Issues:

* Understanding containment
* BSL-3/ ABSL-3 Architectural detailing (components, details, systems):
-- Partitions, ceilings, finishes, floors, doors, windows & hardware, access panels, casework, barrier penetrations, sealants, equipment
* BSL-4/ ABSL-4 Architectural detailing (components, details, systems):
-- Partitions, construction & finishes, penetrations & embeds, doors & hardware, casework and special features
* Renovation for containment
* Challenges in developing countries
* Maintaining construction quality

This document supported the 2008 "Engineering Methods for the Control of Airborne Infections: An International Perspective" course that took place at the Center of Continuing Professional Education at Harvard School of Public Health July 14-25, 2008.

Attached resource:
  • High Containment Laboratory Design and Construction (Part 2) (download, 2.3┬áMB)

    Summary: This presentation covers:

    Architectural detailing and Construction Issues:

    * Understanding containment
    * BSL-3/ ABSL-3 Architectural detailing (components, details, systems):
    -- Partitions, ceilings, finishes, floors, doors, windows & hardware, access panels, casework, barrier penetrations, sealants, equipment
    * BSL-4/ ABSL-4 Architectural detailing (components, details, systems):
    -- Partitions, construction & finishes, penetrations & embeds, doors & hardware, casework and special features
    * Renovation for containment
    * Challenges in developing countries
    * Maintaining construction quality

    This document supported the 2008 "Engineering Methods for the Control of Airborne Infections: An International Perspective" course that took place at the Center of Continuing Professional Education at Harvard School of Public Health July 14-25, 2008.

    Source: National Institutes of Health - NIH

    Publication Date: July 14, 2008

    Language: English

    Keywords: 2008 Harvard Engineering Methods Course, containment, design, developing countries, Engineering Controls, Harvard Airborne IC Course, Infrastructure, Training

 

This Community is Archived.

This community is no longer active as of December 2018. Thanks to those who posted here and made this information available to others visiting the site.