Learn the enriching science behind cognitive function and how physiology informs design to create spaces with healthy indoor environments for our children. Understand the linkage from the science, through to design strategies, and how rating system implementation can positively impact cognitive performance.

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completion, participants will understand how and what research is developing in the world of indoor environmental health and cognitive function.
  • Upon completion, participants will understand the science behind design decisions and how to incorporate evidence-based design into design work.
  • Upon completion, participants will learn about specific credits and features in rating systems that support healthy indoor air quality and promote cognitive function.
  • Upon completion, participants will recognize how critical healthy interior spaces are to occupant health and our future.