Annual Design, Operations and Construction Conference

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Friday, May 6, 2022
7:30 a.m.  – 1 p.m. ET
MHA Conference Center, Burlington, MA

This conference is FREE for all attendees!

**Please use the registration form to register for the event**

Co-hosted by the MHFPS- Massachusetts Healthcare Facility Professionals Society

Join us at MHA's 6th Annual Design, Operations & Construction Conference where we'll provide the latest information on critical topics for Healthcare Facilities Professionals. We’ll look specifically at behavioral health challenges, new engineering approaches post-covid, code updates and concerns, mitigating maintenance issues and advanced project delivery methods. Seats are limited so register now for this must attend event! 
This program always provides great education, information, and networking.

2022 Featured Sessions:
7:30 - 7:35 a.m. | Welcome Remarks
Mark Fulco, Suffolk Construction

7:35 - 7:45 a.m. | Opening Remarks
Steve Walsh, Massachusetts Health & Hospital Association
Roger Chicoine, Baystate Health

7:45 - 8:45 a.m. | Behavioral Health and Security Considerations for Hospital Design
Moderator – Tim King, Creative Office Pavilion
Susan Romano, E4H Architecture 
Dale Taglienti, E4H Architecture
Ed Lydon, Beth Israel Lahey Health
Steve Sheahan, DPR Construction 
Barry Sarvet, M.D., Baystate Health

8:45 - 9:45am Considerations for HVAC Design – Post COVID-19 to Decarbonization
Moderator – Michael Solak, CBRE
Adam Leonard, NV5 Engineering
John Duraes, Signature Health
Lisa Schoonerman, Siemens Industry
Paul Cantrell, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

9:45 – 10:15am | NETWORKING BREAK

10:15 - 11:15am | Code Review: What’s New Now, What You Might Have Missed, What’s Coming
Moderator - Edmond Lydon, Addison Gilbert Hospital, Bayridge Hospital, Beverly Hospital, and LOCD, a member of Beth Israel Lahey Health
James Kendig, Joint Commission
Caitlyn Angelini, AKF Engineering

11:15am -12:15pm | Project Spotlights: Recent Innovations, Newest Construction Techniques in Place and In Planning
Moderator – Tim King, Creative Office Pavilion 
Greg Heppner, SmithGroup
Michael Bachstein, Cape Cod Health
Andrew Potts, Suffolk Construction
Christopher Lanzisera, Suffolk Illuminate

12:15pm - 12:20pm | Closing Remarks

12:20pm – Networking Lunch


If you're interested in sponsoring this program, please email:

FAX 781-262-6153

MHA Education Department
500 District Ave.
Burlington, MA 01803-5096

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