January Luncheon - Infection Prevention and Control: The Contribution of Flooring in Healthcare

In-Person or Virtual
January 13, 2022 | By CSC Vancouver

Meghan McBride, the Vice President, Strategic Accounts- Healthcare, Education & Government for the Canadian division of Tarkett. Fifteen years ago Meghan began her journey with the Healthcare built environment. Through a series of career progressions, Meghan has held several roles within the multidisciplinary team focusing on the design and construction of large-scale Acute Care Facilities through the AFP/ P3 delivery model. She has a track record of successfully delivering solutions - striking a balance between human-centred design, operational goals, and contractual requirements. Meghan holds a Bachelor of Interior Design from Ryerson University, is EDAC and LEED AP ID+C certified. She is a member of IDC, ARIDO and the CSC where she held the position of Interior Design Officer in the Toronto Chapter from 2016-2019.

Summary of Presentation & Learning Objectives

Introduction of qualitative factors in lighting systems design process from creating the concept to illumination.Overview of disinfection effect of the non-visual spectrum of light and related design and safety considerations. Tarkett segment Vice President, Meghan McBride is a subject matter expert on the IPAC changes that have come with the pandemic. She will discuss these topics and more during our session on Infection Prevention and Control:  The Contribution of Flooring in the Healthcare Environment.

Learning Objectives
  • IP&C -  "Infection Prevention and Control" in the Healthcare and built environmental standards
  • Canadian National & Provincial "Infection Prevention and Control" guidelines
  • How flooring supports "Infection Prevention and Control"
  • Technical requirements of flooring in Healthcare

Presenters Name: 
Meghan McBridge
Physical Location: Hydra Restaurant - 475 Howe St. Vancouver, BC
Webinar: A zoom link will be provided the evening before to online registrants. 
In-Person Cost (includes lunch): $40 + GST (members) or $50 + GST (non-members)
Online Cost: $20 + GST (members) or $30 + GST (non-members)
AIBC Continuing Education: 1 LU

Link to Register: https://www.karelo.com/enter_res.php?&BID=212&Ev=20074