Wednesday, Oct. 9
3:30 - 5 p.m.
Tour of Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Welcome Reception, Baronette Renaissance Detroit – Novi Hotel
Thursday, Oct. 10
7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Registration, Breakfast and Exhibitors
8:30 - 8:45 a.m.
Brian Peters, chief executive officer, Michigan Health & Hospital Association
8:45 - 9:45 a.m.
Keynote Session - Safe Haven in the Storm: Health Care’s Healing Mission in the Era of the Climate Crisis
Gary Cohen, president and co-founder, Health Care Without Harm and Practice Greenhealth
9:45 - 10:05 a.m.
Why Strategic Energy Management (SEM): A holistic long-term approach to energy efficiency and continuous improvement
Feras Karim, PMP, CEM, Solution Architect | Energy Management, Leidos
10:05 - 10:30 a.m.
Break and Exhibitors
10:30 - 10:50 a.m.
Sustainable Development Goals: A Simple Language for Connection
Irene Queen, environmental quality analyst, Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy
10:50 - 11:50 a.m.
Panel Discussion: Water Quality and the Great Lakes
- Nicole Chardoul, principal and vice president, Resource Recycling Systems
- Ric Lawson, watershed planner, Huron River Watershed Council
- Tom Zimnicki, agriculture policy director, Michigan Environmental Council
11:50 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lunch and Exhibitors
1 - 1:20 p.m.
Food to Thrive, Transforming Hospital Food into Healthy Living
Kristi Artz, MD, medical director, Lifestyle Medicine and MedNow, Spectrum Health
1:20 - 1:40 p.m.
Healing the Healthcare Environment
Casey Johnson, director of sustainability and Marmoleum business development manager for North America, Forbo Flooring
1:40 - 2 p.m.
Gaining the Excitement to Make an Impact
Mayssoun Hamade, MS, RD, clinical development director, Ascension Michigan
2 - 2:30 p.m.
Break and Exhibitors
2:30 - 2:50 p.m.
Leveraging Community Health to Build a Sustainable Community
Brendan Molony, sustainability coordinator, Bronson Healthcare Group
2:50 - 3:10 p.m.
Talking Trash, Moving our Distribution Center Toward Zero Waste to Landfill
Sarah Chartier, senior sustainability project manager, Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids
3:10 - 3:30 p.m.
Sustainability Visioning: How to engage all team members for a successful project
Camilla Moretti, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP associate, HKS
3:30 - 3:50 p.m.
"Do We Need Another Moonshot to Address the Climate Crisis?"
Dan Doyle, chairman, Grumman/Butkus Associates, Chicago