Even though Minnesota may be more cautious about reopening business than some other states, Minnesotans may be ahead in studying how to reopen.
New Strategies for Making the Workplace Safe
The Mayo Clinic's Well Living Lab is situated adjacent to the Mayo campus in Rochester, and it is a center of activity. The facility is "uniquely positioned," according to Mayo Clinic cardiologist Dr. Veronique Roger, who also serves as the lab's director of research. By simulating office environments in the lab, she believes the confluence of "building and health science technologies and expertise" will generate knowledge that can prepare safe environments.
The research focus centers around how to best decontaminate surfaces, employ thermal screening at…