Guidance on Health and Safety
Optimizing Ventilation for School Reopening
Technical experts from the Connecticut Department of Public Health and the Yale School of Public Health will discuss actions schools should take to ensure the optimal performance of school ventilation systems. This webinar will include target goals for school ventilation systems to strive for; the importance of commissioning building mechanical systems; and assessing the cost-benefit of upgrades and add-ons to existing ventilation systems.
Presenters: Thomas St. Louis, MSPH, Epidemiologist 4, Environmental & Occupational Health Assessment, Connecticut Department of Public Health; Margaret Harvey, MPH, Epidemiologist 4, Environmental & Occupational Health Assessment Program, Connecticut Department of Public Health; Krystal Pollitt, Ph.D., P.Eng., Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Sciences, Yale School of Public Health