Public Workshop of the Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care
The Committee on the Use of Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care will host a public workshop on March 22, 2018 in Washington, DC. Topics to be discussed include:
- Elastomeric respirator efficacy and effectiveness as compared to N95s and PAPRs
- Use and maintenance of elastomeric respirators
- Lessons learned from elastomeric respirator use in health care and other industries
- Challenges and opportunities for the use of elastomeric respirators in public health preparedness and emergency response
If you would like to attend this meeting either in person or virtually via Zoom, please use the button below to register. An agenda will be posted on this page closer to the date of the workshop.
If you have questions about this study, or would like to submit a written comment for the committee’s consideration and inclusion in the study’s public access file, please email KLaWall@nas.edu.