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This presentation will describe what parameters, design and operational, need to be considered when designing Operating Room (OR) HVAC systems such that the desired OR turnover time can be achieved not just by the OR staff but also by the OR HVAC systems.

Ionel Petrus is a licensed professional engineer and has over six years of mechanical design experience. In addition to being a LEED AP, he is also a Certified Energy Manager. His experience includes designing HVAC systems for commercial buildings, research laboratories, healthcare facilities, and museums. He performs energy calculations, ROI analyses, as well as life-cycle cost analyses. He is currently a principal mechanical engineer with SmithGroupJJR in Washington, DC.

The presenter has also written multiple articles for Engineered Systems Magazine about various topics – including the topic being presented; OR Turnover time.