Universal Design Journey at Merck FEB 2023

As corporate real estate is being re-imagined as a significant factor in positive employee experiences and emotional well-being, there is a window of opportunity to revisit enterprise strategies around physical inclusivity.  Learn how Universal Design principles were utilized as a strategy for implementing disability inclusion in the built environment at Merck. Take advantage of this unique opportunity for you to be able to hear a case study and ask questions that can help you implement these principles in your corporate environment. 


Presenter: Kathryn Gibbs
Director, Engineering (North America) at Merck & Co. 

Kathryn Gibbs started her career at Merck in 1992 as an assistant engineer in Global Engineering Solutions (GES). Kathryn has been responsible for the successful completion of over 5 million square feet and over $800 million. She has significant experience in campus and utility master planning. Along with the previous responsibility of development, socialization and management of Merck‚Äôs Workplace Strategies, Kathryn became a passionate and staunch advocate for Disability Inclusion.   She is committed to creating a built environment that improves employee performance, health and wellness, safety and social participation that can be used by all.


On Demand Recording
02/28/2023 at 11:00 AM (EST)  |  Recorded On: 04/13/2023
02/28/2023 at 11:00 AM (EST)  |  Recorded On: 04/13/2023
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Universal Design Journey at Merck
1.00 hour credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 hour credit  |  Certificate available