MaryBeth DiDonna
Editor

MaryBeth DiDonna has been working with Controlled Environments since 2012, and Laboratory Design since 2016. Her work on CE focuses on cleanrooms, contamination control, nanotechnology, semiconductors, pharmaceutical operations, and other research areas that require clean facilities. Her LD-based specialties are the design, construction, engineering, and operation of laboratory facilities. Before joining Advantage Business Media, MaryBeth worked as an editor at WebMD and the New Jersey Law Journal, and wrote for both New Jersey Monthly and The Hudson Reporter. MaryBeth is a graduate of New Jersey City University, where she served as Editor-in-Chief of The Gothic Times.

Contact MaryBeth at marybeth.didonna@advantagemedia.com, and follow her on Twitter at @labdesignnews.

An "impossible building" overcomes the odds in just five weeks.
5.24.2017
2:23pm
Laboratory Design spoke with Bill Riley, AIA, LEED AP, an Associate with Shepley Bulfinch.
5.17.2017
1:21pm
Laboratory Design was live-tweeting from the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference in Raleigh. Attendees and companies were also able to comment on their...
5.10.2017
1:04pm
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The 2017 Laboratory Design Conference was held in Raleigh, N.C. from April 24-26, and was attended by members of the laboratory design/build community....
5.3.2017
1:13pm
Laboratory Design spoke with Michelle Yack, NCIDQ, LEEP AP, Senior Interior Designer with TRIA in Boston.
4.19.2017
11:50am
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, we invite you to get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event’s feature presentations....
4.12.2017
12:37pm
Not every cleanroom is a laboratory, and vice versa ... however, in many cases the two can be one in the same.
4.12.2017
12:03pm
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
3.29.2017
11:43am
Laboratory Design spoke with David Keenan, Principal, Education|Science|Tech Sector Leader with HDR in Sydney, Australia.
3.22.2017
2:34pm
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
3.15.2017
2:52pm
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
3.8.2017
2:07pm
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Laboratory Design spoke with Marilee Lloyd, AIA, an Associate|Senior Laboratory Planner with SmithGroupJJR in Detroit.
3.1.2017
1:22pm
Scientists around the world come together when challenges arise.
2.27.2017
1:24pm
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
2.22.2017
4:26pm
Preparations at NewAge Industries are underway to expand and renovate 40,000 square feet of space for more cleanroom suites, inspection areas and warehousing.
2.22.2017
3:45pm
Tours of exemplary lab facilities, including those to which attendees would not otherwise have access, are an integral part of the overall Laboratory Design...
2.22.2017
3:32pm
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
2.15.2017
2:03pm
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
2.8.2017
12:56pm
The editors of R&D Magazine and Laboratory Design are still accepting entries for the Laboratory of the Year competition. This annual award recognizes the...
2.2.2017
9:46am
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As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
2.2.2017
9:22am
As the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event's feature presentations. Read about...
1.25.2017
2:36pm
The Laboratory Design Conference is launching a new International Lab Design Conference this fall in Madrid, Spain, in partnership with the Scientific...
1.18.2017
2:38pm
Tours of exemplary lab facilities, including those to which attendees would not otherwise have access, are an integral part of the overall Laboratory Design...
1.17.2017
5:07pm
For over 50 years, the Laboratory of the Year Awards have recognized excellence in research lab design, planning and construction. This annual award recognizes...
1.11.2017
3:28pm
The Laboratory of the Year competition, sponsored by Laboratory Design and R&D Magazine, recognizes innovative designs, materials and construction for...
1.11.2017
2:46pm
As 2016 is behind us, we take a look back at the 10 most popular articles that appeared on the Laboratory Design website and in our bi-monthly Digital Edition.
12.27.2016
12:48pm
The editors of R&D Magazine and Laboratory Design are accepting entries for the Laboratory of the Year competition. This annual award recognizes the best...
12.14.2016
11:58am
The I2SL Conference, held this past September in Kansas City, Mo., highlighted recent advancements in laboratory efficiency and performance. Several sessions...
12.12.2016
11:56am
As 2016 comes to a close, we look ahead to the future. And now that the U.S. presidential election is over and the result was … not as expected … the future...
12.8.2016
5:12pm
Laboratory Design spoke with Stephen Palumbo, AIA, LEED AP, Director of Science + Technology at Tsoi/Kobus & Associates in Cambridge, Mass.
12.7.2016
3:23pm
As we get closer to the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference and the Lab of the Year awards, we will periodically look back at some of our past winners....
11.16.2016
12:14pm
As we get closer to the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference and the Lab of the Year awards, we will periodically look back at some of our past winners. HDR...
11.8.2016
4:51pm
As we get closer to the 2017 Laboratory Design Conference and the Lab of the Year awards, we will periodically look back at some of our past winners. Payette...
11.2.2016
2:11pm
Laboratory Design spoke with Adam Denmark, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, a principal at SmithGroupJJR and the new director of the firm’s national laboratory planning...
10.26.2016
2:49pm
The desire for sustainable buildings reflects a need for energy and cost savings, as well as the use of natural resources.
10.12.2016
4:58pm
One of imec Florida’s objectives is to bring high-tech semiconductor manufacturing jobs to the state. The creation of the imec Design Center will position...
10.12.2016
1:56pm
Laboratory Design spoke with Jane Frances Kepros, LEED Green Associate, a lab planner with Boston-based architectural practice TRIA. With a background in...
10.4.2016
1:08pm