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Subcommittees Energy Infectious Diseases Water Treatment Members Only TC 9.6 Google Groups

We are looking for TC 9.6 members who are willing to review papers for ASHRAE. Please send your contact information to Lynda Herrig, Programs Sub-committee Chair, if you are interested in reviewing. Additionally, if you have specific areas of interest for the papers you want to review, please list those in your response.

Winter Meeting, Chicago, Ill

Jan 24- Jan 28, 2014



TC 9.6 Health Care Facilities: Sunday Jan 25, 5:00p-7:00p, Room: State, Fouth Floor


water TC 9.6 Water: Sunday 09:00am-10:00pm, Burnham 4, Seventh Floor

microscope TC 9.6 Infectious Diseases: Sunday 10:00am-12:00 pm, Burnham 4, Seventh Floor

cap TC 9.6 Research: Sunday 1:00pm-2:00 pm, Burnham 4, Seventh Floor

book TC 9.6 Handbook: Sunday 02:00pm-03:00pm, Burnham 4, Seventh Floor

energy TC 9.6 Energy: Sunday 3:00pm-4:00pm, Burnham 4, Seventh Floor

program TC 9.6 Program: Sunday 4:00-5:00p, Burnham 4, Seventh Floor

TC 9.6 is also sponsoring four seminars and a forum at the Chicago Meeting. For details, please use this link to go to the TC's "Activities" page and view the topic, summary, time and location.

As you pack your wool socks and boots for Chicago, start thinking about coming to Atlanta this summer. We have made a fabulous showing with programs for the Chicago meeting and we want to continue the momentum. The window for submitting program proposals for seminars and workshops is January 5 to February 9, 2015. If you have a program abstract ready to go, you can begin the submission process here. http://ashraem.confex.com/ashraem/s15/cfp.cgi

The 2015 Annual Conference in Atlanta will have a strong focus on design, construction and operation of high performing buildings. Our health care programs seem a natural fit for several of the tracks, including one on the Advanced Energy Design Guides, another on Indoor Air Quality and one on Building Operation, Maintenance and Optimization/Commissioning.

Come to the programs subcommittee meeting at 4:00pm Sunday, January 25, 2015 with your plans for Atlanta, including a program title/concept and with 2 or 3 speakers identified and who have agreed to present


New York meeting minutes are posted on "Meetings" page.

Welcome to the homepage of the ASHRAE Technical Committee 9.6.This Technical Committee is concerned with the application of heating, ventilating, air-conditioning, and refrigeration systems to healthcare facilities. These facilities include hospital (acute care, psychiatric, rehabilitation), primary care outpatient facilities, ambulatory care facilities, small primary outpatient facilities,outpatient surgical facilities and assisted living facilities. TC 9.6 also addresses energy conservation, environmental comfort, infection control, and life safety issues in these facilities.

Do you want to get involved in your TC's issues at the Society level? If so, read through the pages of this site, attend the annual or winter meeting, or contact our Committee Chair or a subcommittee member.

Committee Chair:

Roger Lautz

Upcoming Meetings:

2015 Winter Meeting
Chicago, Ill

Jan 24-28, 2015

2015 Annual Meeting
Atlanta, GA

Jun 27-Jul 1, 2015




This web site describes the activities of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc. (ASHRAE) Technical Committee 9.6, Healthcare Facility Air-Conditioning Applications. It does not present official positions of the Society nor reflect Society policy. ASHRAE is not responsible for this site's content. To learn more about ASHRAE activities on an international level, contact the ASHRAE home page at http://www.ashrae.org. Comments? Contact us at mark.tome@mail.ashrae.org ©2004, ASHRAE TC 9.6 Healthcare Facility Air-conditioning Applications

Page last updated November 2, 2014. Mark Tome, Webpage Editor.