Chris Tokas, of California’s Office of Statewide Health
Planning and Development (OSHPD), addresses more than 60 attendees
at an MCEER/OSHPD-sponsored Hospital Research & Retrofit Seminar,
held in conjunction with MCEER’s Annual Meeting. The seminar
served to update OSHPD engineers on the progress of MCEER’s
hospital research. Tokas is manager of OSHPD’s hospital
seismic retrofit program.