This week Radio Joe is live from beautiful Boulder Colorado and Colorado University at the 5th SLOAN Microbiology of the Built Environment Conference. The conference is a gathering of the leading researchers in the world that study the microbiome of the built environment. A diverse group of scientists from around the world have been meeting for the past five years to present their findings and collaborate on how the microbiome of the indoor environment can be defined, investigated, maintained and when necessary remediated. Joining us live from the conference are the organizer and host of the event Mark Hernandez, PhD, indoor air quality legend Richard Shaughnessy, PhD, industry practitioner and association leader Carl Grimes and an up and coming researcher PhD Candidate at Cal Berkeley Iman Sylvain.
This event has been a fascinating glimpse into the work that scientists and researchers are doing to help us better understand the microbiome of our indoor indoor environment. The researc