Friday, November 01, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Session Number:A01
For current AIA-AAH board members only.For current AIA-AAH board members only....
  • Association

Friday, November 01, 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Session Number:A02
For current board members only...
  • Association

Friday, November 01, 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM

  • Session Number:A03
This exciting annual event is designed to highlight the brilliance and innovation of our future healthcare architects. Students from several area universities will bring their creativity and ideas to this fun and evocative design challenge....
  • Association

Saturday, November 02, 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Session Number:W02
The pre-design programming phase of the design process ensures that subsequent phases efficiently build on the intent of the project and guard against a flawed design. However, recent practices indicate this step is often minimized because of cost, time, or other rationalizations. Join this in-depth workshop for a lively discussion... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Cathy Massey RN, BSN, MSN, EDAC, NIHD
Manager, Planning and Projects
LMFM
Speaker/Presenter
Kristina Krail MPH, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, PMP
Healthcare Consultant
Self-employed
  • Workshop

Saturday, November 02, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Session Number:W01
Attend this unique in-depth workshop where you will be matched with an industry expert who will be your coach for the day. Have you wondered what evidence-based design (EBD) is and would like to incorporate this process into your practice or on your next project? If so, this interactive session... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Donna Deckard BSN, MPA, EDAC
Director of Strategic Projects
The Center for Health Design
Speaker/Presenter
Melissa Piatkowski
Research Associate
The Center for Health Design
Speaker/Presenter
Meredith Banasiak M.Arch, EDAC, Assoc. AIA
Design Researcher
Boulder Associates Architects
  • Workshop

Saturday, November 02, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Session Number:W03
The code interpretation process of an authority having jurisdiction (AHJ) is often clouded in mystery in terms of what information is needed and in what format, the required response timeframe, and how strictly the AHJ will adhere to the code versus a “friendly” interpretation. AHJs and designers bring a wealth... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Bob Dehler PE
Engineering Program Manager Minnesota Department of Health
Minnesota Department of Health
Speaker/Presenter
John Williams
Program Manager
Washington State Dept. of Health
Speaker/Presenter
Rebecca Lewis FAIA, FACHA, CID
Principal, Director of Healthcare Design
dsgw architects
Speaker/Presenter
Scott Miller NCARB, FACHA
Architect
wold architects & engineers
  • Workshop

Saturday, November 02, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Session Number:A06
For current AMFP board members only....
  • Association

Saturday, November 02, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Session Number:A05
For current ACHA Board of Regents members only....
  • Association

Saturday, November 02, 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Session Number:A22
The Certified Healthcare Interior Designer (CHID) credential is the only certification that tells colleagues, clients, and potential employers that your education and experience in healthcare interior design distinguishes your qualifications. The CHID examination is administered by the American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID), whose sole function is to board... ...read more...
  • Association

Saturday, November 02, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Session Number:A07
For AAHID Board of Directors members...
  • Association

Saturday, November 02, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Session Number:T01
The transformation of The Children’s Hospital of New Orleans consists of 400,000 square feet of expansion and renovation within 600,000 square feet combined inpatient and outpatient campus. This multi-phased modernization will take approximately seven years, from master planning to completion, and will require 32 distinct construction phases, with minimal interim moves... ...read more...
  • Tour
  • Session Number:T02
More than a decade after Hurricane Katrina destroyed much of New Orleans’ healthcare infrastructure, the United States Department of Veterans Affairs opened a new replacement medical center in the heart of the city’s growing medical district. Designed by Studio NOVA (a joint venture between NBBJ, EDR and Rozas Ward) to... ...read more...
  • Tour
  • Session Number:T03
The Ochsner Health System Bridge to North Campus Tour will include visiting three facilities.  The Primary Care and Wellness Center, designed by the joint venture of Eskew+Dumez+Ripple and Rozas Ward Architects, is a converted 89,000 square foot warehouse.  The design created four clinical pods with 97 exam rooms, laboratory, imaging,... ...read more...
  • Tour
  • Session Number:T04
In 2014, CommCare Corporation opened Riviere’ de Soleil, the first-of-a-kind household model of skilled nursing with a 130-bed community care residence in Mansura, LA. This culture change prototype vision initiated in 2011, continues to evolve in response to balancing the influences of regulatory, training, operational, and financial challenges, as the... ...read more...
  • Tour
  • Session Number:T05
Thibodaux Regional Medical Center’s new Wellness Center, located in Thibodaux, La., was envisioned with the primary goal of making its community healthier.  It is designed to improve the health and well-being of the bayou region through education, prevention, rehabilitation, sports, and wellness services. The center aims to create a clinical... ...read more...
  • Tour
  • Session Number:T06
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans’ healthcare infrastructure, the state of Louisiana opened an academic medical center that provides affordable community health and critical services while markedly elevating standards of patient care. Designed by NBBJ / Blitch Knevel, the 1.5 million-square-foot University Medical Center New Orleans (UMC) is... ...read more...
  • Tour
  • Session Number:W04
Shrinking design schedules and the vital need to improve patient experience is changing the way interdisciplinary teams work. In this workshop, presenters will guide an interactive review and discussion of the design process, utilizing visualization tools that aid in the study and design of complex room types.Participants will be divided... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Emma Leach
Designer
Stantec Architecture, Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Jessica O'Regan
Designer
Stantec Architecture, Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Tasso Karras IIDA, NCIDQ
Senior Associate
Stantec Architecture, Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Tracy Chin AIA, RA
Associate
Stantec Architecture, Inc.
  • Workshop

Saturday, November 02, 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

  • Session Number:W06
This facilitated workshop will challenge attendees to brainstorm how to actively engage healthcare providers, designers, and urban leaders to collaborate on how to create healthy “livable” cities while achieving cost-saving and population health management goals. The presenters have observed that prevention is as important as curing patients in improving the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Andrew Irvine
Senior Principal, Urban Design Discipline Leader, Buildings
Stantec
Speaker/Presenter
Douglas King
Senior Associate
Stantec Architecture Inc.
  • Workshop

Saturday, November 02, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Session Number:W07
Join EDAC experts for a comprehensive study session to help prepare you to take the EDAC exam. This session provides general information about the exam and the types of questions on the exam, as well as an overview of the five domains included in the exam content outline from which... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Barbara Dellinger MA, EDAC, FIIDA, MDCID, CHID, NCIDQ.
Director of Design and Research
Adventist Healthcare
Speaker/Presenter
Donna Deckard BSN, MPA, EDAC
Director of Strategic Projects
The Center for Health Design
Speaker/Presenter
Julie Kent EDAC
Director, Facility Planning & Integration
Trinity Health
Speaker/Presenter
Upali Nanda PHD, ASSOC AIA, EDAC, ACHE
Associate Principal and Senior Vice President | Director of Research
HKS Inc
  • Workshop

Saturday, November 02, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Session Number:A09
Join us at the NIHD Reception to meet and network with NIHD members, NIHD Partners and Sponsors, and their colleagues....
  • Association

Saturday, November 02, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

  • Session Number:A10
For invited guests of The Center for Health Design, this evening honors those who contribute to and support The Center’s mission. This reception recognizes Affiliate members, Pebble Project partners, the board of directors, volunteers, and other special guests. ...
  • Association

Sunday, November 03, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

  • Session Number:K01
  • Keynote

Sunday, November 03, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Session Number:E01
This presentation clarifies how visibility as a design factor may enhance security in community hospital emergency departments (EDs). The ED is a high-risk workplace where staff are exposed to verbal and physical violence. The design layout in general, and visibility in particular, have been found to be important by previous... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Arsalan Gharaveis Ph.D, MARC, Assoc. AIA, EDAC
Healthcare Planner and Researcher
HDR
Speaker/Presenter
Debajyoti Pati PhD, FIIA, IDEC, LEED AP
Professor and Rockwell Endowment Chair
Texas Tech University
Speaker/Presenter
Kirk Hamilton PhD, FAIA, FACHA, EDAC
Beale Professor of Health Facility Design
Texas A&M University
Speaker/Presenter
Mardelle Shepley Professor, Cornell University
Dr.
Cornell University
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E02
A four-year federally funded patient safety-learning lab titled, “Realizing Improved Patient Care through Human-Centered Design in the OR (RIPCHD.OR) has resulted in in-depth research on operating rooms as well as the development of an OR prototype and high-fidelity OR mock-up. The concepts developed in this project were also implemented in... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Anjali Joseph Ph.D., EDAC
Director, Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing; Associate Professor, School of Architecture
Clemson University Architecture + Health, The Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing
Speaker/Presenter
David Allison FAIA, FACHA
Alumni Distinguished Professor and Director
Clemson University Architecture + Health Graduate Studies
Speaker/Presenter
Deborah Wingler MDS-HHE, EDAC
Graduate Research Assistant
Clemson University Architecture + Health, The Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing
Speaker/Presenter
HERMINIA MACHRY
GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT
Clemson University Architecture + Health, The Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E03
Cleveland Clinic is expanding its international presence by developing a new 185-bed hospital in the heart of London. Working with HKS Architects, PLP Architecture, and numerous subject matter experts over the past three years, the organization designed one of the first new private hospitals in the U.K. in more than... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jane Ho BA(Hons), DIP ARCH, MSc, RIBA
Associate Principal - Healthcare Design Director
HKS Architects Limited
Speaker/Presenter
Randy Geise EDAC
Healthcare Facility Planner
Cleveland Clinic
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E04
Nothing gives perspective on the performance of a design like a post-occupancy evaluation from the users’ perspective. Returning to assess the effectiveness of the University Medical Center New Orleans, this presentation examines the design goals through the critical lens of the post-occupancy evaluation. Three years after occupancy, hear user accounts... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Janet Dugan AIA, LEED AP
Principal
NBBJ
Speaker/Presenter
Jose Sama AIA, LEED AP
Principal
NBBJ
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E05
When Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del., relocated its Behavioral Health Department, which had outgrown its existing home, it was determined that the autism program should align with the behavioral health program. Integrated facility design (IFD) and a Lean design approach involving frontline associates were used in... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
CLAUDINE LEVAN
INTERIOR DESIGNER
Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children
Speaker/Presenter
Emily Bernabe PhD
Pediatric Psychologist
Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children
Speaker/Presenter
Paul Qvale RA, LEED AP, Lean Six-Sigma Blackbelt
Manager of Integrated Facilities Design
Nemours
Speaker/Presenter
Thaddeus Przybylowski, Jr RA, LEED AP
Principal
Ewing Cole
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E06
Despite recent negative stereotypes, freestanding emergency departments (FSEDs) and micro-hospitals are getting a second look from many organizations and health systems as viable patient access point options. No longer are these facilities being launched overnight with a cookie-cutter approach. Market-specific customization, including purpose, access, and execution tailored to each community,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Don Adam MBA
Chief Executive Officer
SitePoint Healthcare Partners
Speaker/Presenter
Kevin Meek RN-BSN, BA, MHI
Executive Vice President
SitePoint Healthcare Partners
Speaker/Presenter
Robert Broadway MBA
Senior Advisor
SitePoint Healthcare Partners
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E07
Despite previous studies on the benefits of gardens and nature on people in healthcare facilities, many knowledge gaps remain. This presentation describes findings from new studies of the effects of a garden located near three medical departments in a hospital complex. The studies used rigorous research methods to examine impacts... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Bridget Martin BSN, RN, CCRN
Clinical Nurse
Legacy Health
Speaker/Presenter
Minot Cleveland M.D.
Medical Director of Employee Health
Legacy Health
Speaker/Presenter
TERESIA HAZEN
COORDINATOR OF THERAPEUTIC GARDENS
Legacy Health
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E08
The design of spaces used for telemedicine communications should strive to maintain the level of safety, privacy, quality of care, and patient experience that would be expected for that same communication when it takes place in person. The FGI Health Guidelines Revision Committee (HGRC) took a proactive approach in the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Douglas S. Erickson FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC
CEO
Facility Guidelines Institute
Speaker/Presenter
Ellen Taylor FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC
Vice President for Research
The Center for Health Design
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E09
The methods of evidence-based design are spreading out from their origins healthcare facilities into the design of laboratories, healthcare teaching facilities, education facilities in general, and workplaces. In the last decade, New Orleans-based EskewDumezRipple has emerged as a leader in the Deep South of architectural practices integrating award-winning design excellence... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
FREDERICK MARKS
VISITING SCHOLAR & RESEARCH COLLABORATOR
Salk Institute for Biological Studies-RBIO-P
Speaker/Presenter
Z Smith PhD, FAIA, LEED Fellow, Living Building Ambassador
Principal
Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E10
Activation is the bridge between construction completion and first patient and is often the “forgotten” yet critical process to a successful healthcare project. Depending on the scale of the building, activation can be simple or complex. It is a high-resource, transformative process that focuses on the transition from completed construction... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jim Hicks Masters of Architecture
VP, Capital Planning
Houston Methodist
Speaker/Presenter
Maggie Duplantis
DIRECTOR, CLINICAL PLANNING AND DESIGN
Houston Methodist Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
SID SANDERS
SVP, FACILITIES AND CONSTRUCTION
Houston Methodist
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I01
Physician transition from assigned private offices to corporate notions of shared private and communal space is occurring across the U.S., driven by inefficient space utilization, real estate costs, and reduced revenues. However, the significance and meaning of the physician private office is not well understood within academic or design circles.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
ADRIAN BOYSEL
INTERIOR DESIGN MANAGER
The Ohio State University
Speaker/Presenter
CORRIE FELDMANN
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Speaker/Presenter
Jordan Smith M.S.O.T., OTR/L
Researcher- WorkSpace Futures
Steelcase Health
Speaker/Presenter
Susan Moffatt-Bruce MD, PhD, MBA
Executive Director
The Ohio State University
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I02
Built on the campus of a decommissioned acute care inpatient facility, the new Camden Health and Wellness Center reimagines how Virtua engages and cares for its patients, creating not just another healthcare setting but an environment that focuses on holistic health and addressing social determinants of health. Come hear how... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Debra Moran
Vice President, Community Based Services
Virtua
Speaker/Presenter
Emma Leach
Designer
Stantec Architecture, Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
J. Matthew Eastman AIA
Principal
Stantec Architecture Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Tasso Karras IIDA, NCIDQ
Senior Associate
Stantec Architecture, Inc.
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Sunday, November 03, 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Session Number:D01
This deep-dive panel will provide background demographics on the aging patients currently utilizing various healthcare settings. The characteristics of this care population are often overlooked during the design process and are essential to providing supportive designs relative to patient outcomes. Presenters will go into detail on the special needs of... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Dave Ufflemann BA, CPA
VP Sales
Krug
Speaker/Presenter
Jane Rohde AIA, FIIDA, ACHA, CHID
Principal
JSR Associates, Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Kristin Ellingsen
OFG
Tracks:
  • Deep Dive

Sunday, November 03, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Session Number:E11
The trend of designing decentralized nurses’ stations is hypothesized to increase nurse time at the bedside and improve quality of care. However, little is known about the impact of decentralization on communication and teamwork. As part of a post-occupancy study at the new Parkland Hospital, one objective was to understand... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jackline Opollo
Parkland Health & Hospital System
Speaker/Presenter
JULIET ROGERS
PRESIDENT/CEO
Blue Cottage Consulting
Speaker/Presenter
Minakshi Raj MPH
University of Michigan
Speaker/Presenter
Renae Rich MS, EDAC
Research Analyst
HDR
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E12
While there are many different types of exam rooms, it is not clear which layouts may best improve the user experience. This presentation looks at new trends in clinic design and how exam rooms are evolving to address changes in delivery models. The presenters will share research evaluation results of... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Joshua Crews AIA, EDAC
Design Team Director
NELSON
Speaker/Presenter
Lisa Lim
Texas Tech University College of Architecture
Speaker/Presenter
Zorana Matic M.Arch, Ph.D. (c)
Researcher and a Ph.D. candidate
SimTigrate Design Lab - College of Design - Georgia Institute of Technology
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E13
Simulation-based Clinical Systems Testing (SbCST) is a methodological approach to evaluate new healthcare design for its impact on patient safety. The healthcare built environment interacts with patients, equipment, and technology to impact patient safety and decisions made about the built environment during the design phase can sometimes have unintended effects... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Ashley Dalpiaz RN
Simulation Center supervisor
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Speaker/Presenter
Kiran Hebbar MD, FMA
Medical Director of Simulation, Pediatric Intensive Care
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Speaker/Presenter
Nora Colman MD
Pediatric Intensive Care, Simulation Fellow
Children's Healtcare of Atlanta
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E14
Two community-based health systems recently adopted the same team-based clinic model, featuring design of a centralized, integrated care team work area flanked by two-sided exam rooms. The clinical program and planning similarities provide a unique opportunity to study the operational and experiential considerations critical to the implementation of a new... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Chee Keong Lin Registered Architect: CaliforniaAmerican Institute
Principal, Medical Planner
SmithGroup
Speaker/Presenter
Joelyn Gropp B Arch
Assistant Vice President Real Estate & Facilities Development
Northbay Healthcare
Speaker/Presenter
Michelle Fuentes MBA
President
Adventist Health Sonora
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E15
West Springs Hospital engaged in a new campaign: “Building Sanctuary | Rebuilding Lives.” The new 48-bed replacement facility had the goal of creating an environment that comforts patients and allows them to be receptive to receiving treatment. The task of combining both a calming, non-threatening environment with a high level... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
JIM HUNT
PRESIDENT
Behavioral Health Facility Consulting, LLC
Speaker/Presenter
Kim Boe Master's degree in management and human resources
Executive Vice President
West Springs Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Robyn Linstrom
Associate
Davis Partnership Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E16
Are our homes ready for home-based healthcare? The answer is no, and this poses a serious challenge to ongoing and emerging efforts to deliver more care in people’s homes as well as the desire of almost all people to live and be cared for in their homes. This session will... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Debajyoti Pati PhD, FIIA, IDEC, LEED AP
Professor and Rockwell Endowment Chair
Texas Tech University
Speaker/Presenter
Patricia Freier MSN, RN-BC, RCIS, CPHQ
Quality Improvement Specialist - Clinical Excellence
Covenant Health
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E17
Our industry is quickly shifting to one that demands health-related data analytics into pre- and post-design stages, and this shift is fundamentally changing the methods of design, delivery and verification.This session will examine human biology and building physics, how knowledge about the relationships between the two can be currently understood... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Colin Rohlfing LEED AP BD+C, Assoc. AIA
Director of Sustainable Development
HDR Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Mary Larsen
Director of Environmental Affairs and Sustainability
Advocate Aurora Health
Speaker/Presenter
WHITNEY GRAY
DR.
Delos
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E18
Patients of diverse backgrounds, languages, abilities, and ages often find themselves at healthcare facilities during the most critical and stressful moments of their lives. Having the ability to easily self-guide within a space supports their empowerment and healing. This session examines how the design of space can communicate critical information... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Paige Terrell
Vice President/Branded Environments Leader
Corgan
Speaker/Presenter
Tammy Testa AIA-AAH, LEED AP, EDAC
Vice President
Corgan
Speaker/Presenter
Tina Larsen AIA, LEED AP, EDAC
Managing Principal, Healthcare Sector Lead
Corgan
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E19
Health systems continue to plan for and execute a strategic vision based on siloed, misaligned information often bearing buildings that don't fulfill needs and require immediate modification. This session will outline steps to drive alignment of initial project drivers to optimize building program and performance....
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Fady Barmada
Practice Leader, Strategy Advisory Services
Array Advisors
Speaker/Presenter
Jonathan Bykowski AIA, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Principal, Practice Leader, Continuous Improvement, Transformation Advisory Services
Array Advisors
Speaker/Presenter
Noah Tolson AIA, LEED BD+C, Lean Green Belt
Principal, Practice Leader for Planning
Array Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E20
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a term frequently used today, yet this broad acronym can be somewhat confusing. This session will provide insight into and examples of how thinking of IoT in more common application terms such as predictive maintenance, condition-based monitoring, and connected operations within the healthcare built... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Brian Weldy
VP/Facilities Administration
HCA Services
Speaker/Presenter
David Dean
Managing Director
Tenzing Energy Solutions
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I03
Join Novus Architects and explore four major hospital renovation types that can increase hospital performance and patient satisfaction. Moderators will discuss how to prioritize what renovation work should come first, how hospitals can insure there is return on the investment, phasing so the hospital can remain open, and whether upsizing... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Ashley McCormick Assoc AIA, IIDA
Principal
Novus Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Willy Schlein AIA, LEED AP
Director of Healthcare
Novus Architects
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I04
Most clinicians went into healthcare because they are intrinsically motivated to take on challenges and contribute something meaningful. They thrive on being able to find purpose and meaning in their work. But many experience burnout from depersonalization, emotional exhaustion, and a sense of low personal accomplishment. Clinician burnout is at... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Sara Marberry EDAC
Writer, Blogger, Marketing Consultant
Sara Marberry, LLC
Speaker/Presenter
TAMA DUFFY DAY
Gensler
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Sunday, November 03, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

  • Session Number:A11
The American College of Healthcare Architects (ACHA) Annual Luncheon will celebrate the organization’s 2018 accomplishments and award winners. The luncheon is complimentary and exclusive to ACHA certificate holders and ACHA candidates. The luncheon requires an advance RSVP through the ACHA registration link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HCDLuncheon2019 ...
  • Association
  • Session Number:K02
  • Keynote

Sunday, November 03, 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

  • Session Number:A12
The Certified Healthcare Interior Designer (CHID) credential is the only certification that tells colleagues, clients, and potential employers that your education and experience in healthcare interior design distinguishes your qualifications. The CHID examination is administered by the American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID), whose sole function is to board-certify interior... ...read more...
  • Association
  • Session Number:E21
The purpose of this research study was to conduct a multiple method pre- and post-occupancy evaluation of an academic medical center’s new NICU. The prior unit was an open bay floor plan. The new 70-bed NICU at the center has six pods of approximately 12 single family rooms in each.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Andrea Wilkerson Wilkerson
PhD, LC
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Speaker/Presenter
JENNIFER CHRISTMANN
DIRECTOR OF FACILITIES AND PLANNING
University of KY HealthCare
Speaker/Presenter
Rebecca Kleinbaum Sanders AIA, NCARB
Vice President
HGA
Speaker/Presenter
Terri Zborowsky PhD, EDAC
Design Researcher
HGA
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E22
To apply evidence-based design, you have to know what the best available evidence is. But design research is published faster than anyone can read it. How can researchers and design practitioners keep up with the most important work? In this rapid-fire session, experts from The Center for Health Design will... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Addie Abushousheh PhD, Assoc. AIA, EDAC
Research Associate
The Center for Health Design
Speaker/Presenter
Alan J. Card PhD, MPH
Research Assoicate
The Center for Health Design
Speaker/Presenter
Ellen Taylor FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC
Vice President for Research
The Center for Health Design
Speaker/Presenter
Melissa Piatkowski
Research Associate
The Center for Health Design
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E23
When Major Hospital in Shelbyville, Ind., began planning to replace its existing hospital on the heels of the Affordable Care Act, leaders recognized that future healthcare would be heavily focused on ambulatory care. The hospital and the planning and design team recognized that they needed to be on the forefront... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Carrie McGovern RID
Director of Interior Design, Indianapolis
BSA LifeStructures
Speaker/Presenter
Derek Selke AIA, ACHA
Principal | Architect
BSA LifeStructures
Speaker/Presenter
Linda Wessic RN, BSN, MBA
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer
Major Hospital
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E24
The Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) is an exemplary model of care. However, there are limited studies that investigate the performance of newly constructed team-based primary care clinics. Garnering the different staff perspectives on how the physical environment supports or hinders the delivery of care is essential for improving clinic designs.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
CHRISTOPHER KISS
PhD Student
Clemson University, School of Architecture - Architecture and Health Graduate Program
Speaker/Presenter
DINA BATTISTO
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Clemson University
Speaker/Presenter
WILLIAM LEWIS
U.S. Army Health Facility Planning Agency
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E25
With the rise of autism diagnoses and sensory conditions, there is an increasing need for sensory friendly environments within clinical settings. The Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital-New Brunswick embarked on a new emergency department renovation and expansion that incorporated ground-breaking pediatric and adult clinical sensory rooms where treatment and the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Barbara Romito MA, CCLS
Director of the Childlife Program
The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Faith Orsini P.E. (Professional Engineer)MHA (Master's in Healt
Assistant Vice President of Design and Construction
RWJBarnabas Health
Speaker/Presenter
Nicole Cocolin
Principal
DCC Design Group
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E26
Forty years ago the perception most Americans had of hospital design probably came from a very limited number of sources: their local hospital and a couple of television programs such “Marcus Welby, MD” and “General Hospital.” Through the use of video clips and other imagery, this presentation will examine the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
ANGELA WATSON
PRINCIPAL
Shepley Bulfinch
Speaker/Presenter
Jennifer Aliber AIA, FACHA, LEED AP
Principal
Shepley Bulfinch
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E27
What are healing gardens and how can they impact healthcare delivery? What kind of wellness programming exists for a nature-based environment? Learn the answers to these questions from professionals who have created and implemented innovative, award-winning healing gardens and wellness programs that utilize them. Learn about three case studies of... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Hoichi Kurisu
Kurisu, LLC
Kurisu, LLC
Speaker/Presenter
Michiko Kurisu BFA Brown University
Education & Development
Kurisu, LLC
Speaker/Presenter
Wendy Lo BA in International Business and MarketingMA in As
Curator of Education
The Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E28
Hospital-based simulation centers can help reduce errors and increase patient safety by supporting active learning for the medical community. These settings range from simple exam rooms to specialty set-ups for senior faculty and specialty clinicians. Using the Center for Simulation and Innovative Education at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital as... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jennifer Arnold MD, MSc, FAAP
Medical Director, Center for Medical Simulation and Innovative Education
Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital.
Speaker/Presenter
June Hanley LEED AP BD+C
Principal Laboratory Planner
HDR
Speaker/Presenter
Scott Hughes AIA, LEED AP
Senior Project Architect
HDR
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E29
The Strategic Planning Forum is dedicated to providing insights into the business of healthcare. Medxcel is leading the transformation of healthcare facilities services by incorportating a new approach to providing services. Created by healthcare, for healthcare, Medxcel is providing tools, processes, support resources, data, analytics, and insource strategies that drive... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Gary Collins AIA, NCARB
Senior Director, Healthcare
Virtual Energy Solutions
Speaker/Presenter
Mike Wood
National Director, Construction
Medxcel
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E30
One of the most difficult parts of establishing a budget for a project is determining how much escalation to apply to the cost estimate. The construction industry has recently seen a rapid escalation in pricing, plus challenges concerning supply and demand for the required goods or services. These panelists will... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Bradley Pollitt AIA
Vice President, Facilities
UF Health Shands Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Dave Kistel
Vice President, Facilities & Support Services
Lee Health
Speaker/Presenter
Patrick Casey
Executive Director – Planning, Design and Construction
The University of Mississippi Medical Center
Speaker/Presenter
Rania Sadrack
Principal/Director of Healthcare Strategy
TLC Engineering Solutions
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I05
Keeping the team engaged throughout a multiyear design and construction project can be challenging, but it is essential for the success of the project. During the five-year creation of the new Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, hundreds of team members were engaged at varying and unique levels. Come hear how... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jennifer Storey AIA, EDAC, NCARB
Principal
Stantec Architecture
Speaker/Presenter
Shannon Faulhaber
Director of Strategic Growth
Taussig Cancer Institute Cleveland Clinic
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I06
Design teams are continuously asked to provide more from less space and with leaner contingencies. So how are we coping with late-stage program adds, clinical and infrastructure scope creep, and “have-to-haves” well after the design is finalized? What methods are effective in staving off emotional pleas or compelling demands for... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
David Meek Assoc AIA, LEED AP
Associate
Shepley Bulfinch
Speaker/Presenter
Stephanie Altavilla MSMI, RN
Senior Project Director
Boston Children's Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
SueEllen Donahoe LEED AP
Director Facility Planning
Boston Children’s Hospital
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Sunday, November 03, 1:45 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Session Number:D02
LEED, Living Building, Green Globes, Green Guide, FilWel, WELL, ReLi—another day, another rating system. Join this facilitated conversation about what's working and what's not in today’s green building certification systems. Explore the value proposition of certification and hear from systems who "design to LEED levels but without certifying." Hear about... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
KIM SHINN
PRINCIPAL AND SENIOR WIZARD
TLC Engineering for Architecture
Speaker/Presenter
ROBIN GUENTHER
PRINCIPAL
Perkins+Will/ Health Care Without Harm
Tracks:
  • Deep Dive

Sunday, November 03, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Session Number:A13
Are you interested in obtaining credentials showing your advanced competency and affiliation with the most experienced healthcare architects? This exam prep seminar will provide useful information to submit a portfolio and prepare for the ACHA exam. Seasoned ACHA-certified healthcare architects will cover application materials, exam topics, sample questions, scoring criteria,... ...read more...
  • Association
  • Session Number:E31
A post-occupancy evaluation of more than 2,000 Cleveland Clinic inpatient facility patients was a first step toward an understanding of design’s impact across the inpatient facility portfolio. This presentation will report on results from a further study of 664 inpatients who experienced overnight stays in a private patient room within... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
James Crispino AIA, NCARB
Director of Health & Wellness
Gensler
Speaker/Presenter
Michelle Gandolf BBA, MA
DIrector of Market Research & Insights
Cleveland Clinic
Speaker/Presenter
NICHOLAS WATKINS
Performance Analytics Manager
Gensler
Speaker/Presenter
Richard Tyson
Gensler
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E32
Active shooters, domestic violence, terrorism, gangs, behavioral patient issues, theft, workplace violence, and abductions are unfortunate realities hospitals must be prepared to face. Virtual fencing, biometrics, video analytics, visitor management systems, access control, emergency notification systems, duress systems, and video surveillance can reduce these risks but must be carefully designed... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
David Stewart
Principal
Orcutt Winslow
Speaker/Presenter
TED HOOD
PROJECT MANAGER
TLC Engineering
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E33
Healthcare organizations continue to assess whether centralizing or decentralizing services drives improved patient experience, efficient staffing, and operational throughput. Historically, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) has decentralized patient check-in and phlebotomy services to serve their infusion and ambulatory specialties. A new ambulatory facility provided an opportunity to explore a... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
BARBARA ANDERSON
PRINCIPAL
ZGF Architects
Speaker/Presenter
SOLVEI NEIGER
PRINCIPAL
ZGF Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Stephanie O'Brien MS
Program Manager, Ambulatory Facilities Planning
Oregon Health & Science University
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E34
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center’s Refresh Program is an example of what can be accomplished in a fully functioning hospital when leadership buy-in is secured and a strong design/implementation team is in place. The goal of the Refresh Program is to facilitate finish upgrades in the active hospital... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
CORRIE FELDMANN
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Speaker/Presenter
Kent Hess
Associate Executive Director - Universtiy Hospital
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Speaker/Presenter
Natalie Jordan
Interior Design Planner
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E35
The National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center is among the world's most advanced treatment and research centers for traumatic brain injury (TBI) and psychological health. NICoE is the hub of satellite clinics being built at military bases around the country to treat patients... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Luis Posada ACHE, Lean Six Sigma Certified
Mr.
SmithGroup
Speaker/Presenter
Matthew Reiskin AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Mr.
SmithGroup
Speaker/Presenter
Walter Greenhalgh Member of the Uniformed Services Academy of Family
CAPT
United States Navy Medical Corps
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E36
Due to the growing popularity of holistic wellness, wellness tourism is estimated to create $919 billion by the year 2022, according to the Global Wellness Institute. In this session, presenters will examine the push toward holistic wellness and what that means for the future of healthcare environments. Specifically, they’ll address:... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Alisa Carlson Interior Designer/Project Manager
Methodist Health System
Methodist Health System
Speaker/Presenter
Stacey Brimmer
Senior Associate
Corgan
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E37
Perkins+Will Minneapolis and Mayo Clinic have been developing continual improvement strategies for healthy materials use at Mayo Clinic healthcare facilities. This presentation will review 5-10 chemicals of concern that are commonly found in building products, why they should be avoided, and why healthy materials selection is especially important in healthcare... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Ken Potts Registered Architect
Project Manager
Mayo Clinic
Speaker/Presenter
Lindsey Evenson LEED AP, BD+CAIA
Project Architect
Perkins+Will
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E38
Building consensus around data can be a challenge. Properly visualized data provides opportunities for better understanding and decision-making. This session will consider a case study from UC Davis, which provided new ways to simplify decision-making through data visualization. The result: Key decisions were made to consolidate all ambulatory clinical functions... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Andrea Rufe
Healthcare Analytics, Director
NBBJ
Speaker/Presenter
Kimberly Turner
Manager, Facilities Planning
University of California, Davis, Davis Health
Speaker/Presenter
Melissa Alexander AIA
Architect, Urban Designer, Digital Practice Leader
NBBJ
Speaker/Presenter
TERI OELRICH
PARTNER
NBBJ
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E39
The clinicians, patients and researchers at the University of Cincinnati Gardner Neuroscience Institute, informed neuroarchitectural design principles based on insights from experts at their 15 centers of excellence in outpatient and diagnostic care for neurology and neurosurgery patients.  Pre and post occupancy observations of clinicians and patients will be presented... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Emily Bateman ACHA, AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Projector Manager, Associate
PERKINS+WILL
Speaker/Presenter
Eve Edelstein M.Arch., Ph.D. (Neurosci), EDAC
F-AAA Director, Human Experience Lab
Perkins + Will
Speaker/Presenter
Jason Bruns MHSA
Director of Clinical Operations
University of Cincinnati Gardner Neuroscience Institute
Speaker/Presenter
John Quinlan MD
Professor of Neurology, Medical Director
Neuromuscular Center, University of Cincinnati Gardner Neuroscience Institute
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E40
The objective of the pre-construction risk assessment (PCRA) is to mitigate hazards and risks accompanying construction activities in a complex environment. These hazards include occurrences of HAIs, risk of fire, and other dangers associated with construction activities. PCRA is an overarching program that includes the infection control risk assessment (ICRA);... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jared Shapiro DrPH(c), PhD(c), MPH, CEM, CHSP, CHEP, HEM, NRP
System Senior Director Environmental Health and Safety
Montefiore Health System
Speaker/Presenter
MICHAEL POMARICO
PRESIDENT
Health Risk Technologies
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I07
Transforming a long-vacant 1980s office building into a world-class, state-of-the-art cancer ambulatory surgical and treatment care facility was a challenge. Syska Hennessy Group was retained to provide mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and energy modeling services. The design team performed a single-phased, gut renovation and expansion to bring this 285,000-square-foot... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
John Bilotta PE, LEED AP
Principal
Syska Hennessy Group
Speaker/Presenter
Steven Friedman PE, HFDP, LEED AP
Director, Facilities Engineering
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Speaker/Presenter
Thomas Ford LEED AP
Associate Partner
Syska Hennessy Group
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I08
When publishing its 2017 flooring request for proposal (RFP), this hospital system took an inquisitive and fresh approach to the traditional RFP process. By engaging internal stakeholders and designers with varying interests and expectations, this community approach sought to provide the best flooring solutions to deliver optimum results. With a... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Catherine Greene IIDA, NCIDQ
AIMS Manager
Atrium Health
Speaker/Presenter
MARTA REPPE
Detailed by Design
Speaker/Presenter
Wendy Ferlisi IIDA, NCIDQ
Principal, Director of Interior Design
Wright McGraw Beyer Architects
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Sunday, November 03, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Session Number:A15
  • Association

Sunday, November 03, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

  • Session Number:A14
Celebrating 15 years! The American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID) invites industry partners, Certified Healthcare Interior Designers (CHID), supporters, and friends to this special event. The reception offers an excellent opportunity to mix, mingle, and network, and to learn about CHID certification. A must-attend event for the healthcare design... ...read more...
  • Association

Sunday, November 03, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Session Number:A16
Join AIA-AAH members, friends, and leaders for an update on the latest developments within AIA-AAH, followed by a relaxed evening to connect, see old friends, and enjoy great food and refreshments. Attendees will also be able to celebrate the talented and hard-working student charrette participants....
  • Association

Monday, November 04, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


Monday, November 04, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Session Number:A17
Explore the challenges of durable coated fabrics in today’s acute healthcare setting. A current nationwide poll of credentialed healthcare interior designers has confirmed widespread failure of durable coated fabric upholsteries, a costly overlook of product warranties, and negative effect of these failures on our HCAHPS scores. There is a further... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Barbara Dellinger MA, FIIDA, CHID, EDAC, CID, NCIDQ
Director Design and Research
Adventist Healthcare
Speaker/Presenter
LINDA GABEL CHID, IIDA
Interior Designer/Planner
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Speaker/Presenter
Shari L. Solomon Esq.
CleanHealth Environmental LLC
Speaker/Presenter
Terri Lura Bennett CID, CHID, IIDA, EDAC, NIHD
Lead Interior Designer
Johns Hopkins Health System
  • Association
  • Session Number:E41
With more pediatric surgical procedures being conducted each year within the outpatient care environment, it is imperative that the design of these facilities supports the physiological and psychological needs of both the children who experience those procedures and their caregivers. Utilizing non-invasive devices and a web-based photo questionnaire developed using... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Anjali Joseph Ph.D., EDAC
Director, Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing; Associate Professor, School of Architecture
Clemson University Architecture + Health, The Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing
Speaker/Presenter
Deborah Wingler MDS-HHE, EDAC
Graduate Research Assistant
Clemson University Architecture + Health, The Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing
Speaker/Presenter
LYNN MARTIN
Seattle Children’s Hospital, University of Washington School of Medicine
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E42
Healthcare facilities have a central role in a community’s resilience and ability to respond to and resume services after major natural disasters. Today’s more intense and complex hazards are challenging traditional assumptions for building capabilities, needs, and redundancies. Should recent high-profile fire and flooding events usher in a new age... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jessica Wolff
Director of Climate and Health
Cleveland Clinic
Speaker/Presenter
John Messervy AIA
Corporate Director of Design and Construction
RSP Architects
Speaker/Presenter
John Utech
Senior Director of the Office for a Healthy Environment
Partners HealthCare
Speaker/Presenter
ROBIN GUENTHER
PRINCIPAL
Perkins+Will/ Health Care Without Harm
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E43
The integrated planning processes and design approach utilized when designing the new Maternity Hospital at the Mahama Refugee Camp in Rwanda, as well as the prototypical Asili Clinics in the Democratic Republic of Congo, helped this design team, client team, medical team, and patient representatives to co-create new and effective... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Alex Berger Associate AIA
Designer
NBBJ
Speaker/Presenter
Heather Howard
Senior Global Health Advisor
RSP Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Karla Koons MN CID, IIDA, EDAC, LEED AP ID+C
AssociateAssociate, Senior Project Interior Designer and Medical Planner
RSP Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E44
In 2005, Hurricane Katrina wreaked havoc on a city and destroyed the VA Medical Center in New Orleans. In 2016, just over 10 years later, the new replacement hospital opened to the delight of those it serves. Learn how successful design strategies to address Veteran patients’ challenges with hyper-vigilance, triggering... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
EDWIN BELTRAN
NBBJ
Speaker/Presenter
Susan Bower MBA, BSN, EDAC
Principal
NBBJ
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E45
Emergency departments are losing efficiency with the growing number of mental health patients being seen and cared for. One solution is to provide the appropriate environment to address specific needs of mental health patients. This session will examine the Behavioral Health Crisis Stabilization Unit as a case study, including direct... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
HANNAH ROUSH
CBRE | Heery
Speaker/Presenter
LUKE LEYDEN
University of Iowa Healthcare
Speaker/Presenter
Scott Hansche AIA, LEED AP
Managing Director
University of Iowa Healthcare
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E46
The 1990s saw the emergence of innovative children’s hospitals, featuring imaginative designs that differentiated these facilities from their adult counterparts. Over the last 30 years, much has changed in pediatric design. This latest edition of the Hospital ICONs program will focus on children’s hospitals, then and now. Architectural case studies... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Donald McKahan AIA, FACHA
Principal
McKahan Planning Group
Speaker/Presenter
Francis (Frank) PItts FAIA, FACHA, OAA
Principal
SimTigrate Design Lab, College of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology
Speaker/Presenter
Jennifer Aliber AIA, FACHA, LEED AP
Principal
Shepley Bulfinch
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E47
This presentation explores how design research and innovative design can support close and continued collaboration between decision-makers in the built environment, technology, and care delivery that leads to measurable improvements in patient outcomes. Presenters will share recent projects in primary care and brain health to explore how designers and design... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
CRAIG ZIMRING
PROFESSOR
SimTigrate Design Lab, College of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology
Speaker/Presenter
Jodie Lesh
SVP Strategic Planning
Kasier Permanente
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E48
As single-room proton therapy solutions are becoming more accessible, the cancer care landscape is transforming and giving providers unprecedented access to this treatment modality. Technology is rapidly evolving to meet growing demands for more accurate, efficient, and lower-cost treatments. As a leader in proton therapy design, Tsoi Kobus Design (TKD)... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jonathan Cohen
Principal
LEO A DALY
Speaker/Presenter
Richard L. Kobus FAIA, FACHA
Founding Principal
Tsoi Kobus Design
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E49
Rural healthcare facilities may undergo major renovations or replacements once every other generation. When that time comes, the challenge is knowing how to fund, plan, and design a modern facility with the programming and equipment to provide high-quality care in a rural context—and with enough flexibility to grow and adapt... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jeff Monzu
Architect
LEO A DALY
Speaker/Presenter
Michael Harvey FACHE
President and CEO
Syracuse Area Health
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E50
The clash between life cycle and first cost never ends. Design, construction, operations, and finance have differing viewpoints. Does it have to be one or the other? Can you have both? This session addresses the issues, conflicts, solutions, and ways to navigate through the minefield of opposing interests....
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
ALAN WHITSON
PRESIDENT
Corporate Realty, Design & Management Institute
Speaker/Presenter
David Park
Senior Vice President Real Estate & Construction
Novant Health
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I09
Be the person who can tell others about the research before it’s published! Through the New Investigator Award, The Center for Health Design is giving you an opportunity to get the scoop on new healthcare design research from one of the next-generation investigators in our field. You’ll gain a deeper... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Deborah Wingler PhD, MDS-HHE, EDAC
Research Assistant Professor
Clemson University
Speaker/Presenter
Ellen Taylor FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC
Vice President for Research
The Center for Health Design
Speaker/Presenter
Kathryn Peditto PhD, EDAC
Post Doctoral Fellow
Cornell University | Dept. of Design & Env. Analysis
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I10
Clinician involvement is essential to the success of any healthcare design project centered around patient care delivery. Many challenges exist in obtaining optimal physician engagement including time constraints, differing priorities, competing interests, insufficient knowledge of the design and development process, and self-value of their contribution. These roundtable moderators will review... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Ben Bassin M.D.EDACMedical Director, Emergency Critical Care
see above
University of Michigan Health System
Speaker/Presenter
CEMAL SOZENER
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
University of Michigan Department of Emergency Medicine
Speaker/Presenter
JULIET ROGERS
PRESIDENT/CEO
Blue Cottage Consulting
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I11
Forgotten spaces within healthcare facilities cost projects millions of dollars, extend project schedules, and reduce facility efficiencies. Join these moderators for a discussion on how to recognize the potential impacts that types and quantities of core/shell, MEP, and IT rooms have on spatial requirements for space program and stacking requirements.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Douglas King
Senior Associate
Stantec Architecture Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Jeff Hankin P.E., LEED AP
Senior Principal, Engineering
Stantec
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Monday, November 04, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Session Number:A18
The AIA Arthur N. Tuttle Jr. Graduate Fellowship in Health Facility Planning and Design supports graduate students and emerging professionals seeking licensure, increasing their awareness of the needs and nature of healthcare facilities, attracting talented young architects and students to the field and advancing the knowledge of planning and design... ...read more...
  • Association

Monday, November 04, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Session Number:A20
*Additional steps required to complete registration. See session description below. Take the EDAC exam at the HCD Expo & Conference to take advantage of a 10 percent discount plus a risk-free offer: You can retake the exam one additional time at no charge if you don’t pass. The exam session is... ...read more...
  • Association

Monday, November 04, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Session Number:A19
This session is presented by Politecnico Di Milano, Department of Architecture-Built Environment-Construction-Engineering...
  • Association
  • Session Number:A19
  • Association

Monday, November 04, 11:45 AM - 1:45 PM

  • Session Number:A21
Join IIDA for a lunch and a panel of thought leaders who will explore the latest trends in the healthcare design industry....
  • Association

Monday, November 04, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Session Number:A08
Join us at the annual NIHD Business Meeting to meet fellow members and hear about the past year and the goals for 2020....
  • Association

Monday, November 04, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Session Number:A23
Every year, members of the Built Environment Network (BEN) travel across the country to learn about innovative solutions and best practices in the industry. With an ongoing focus on improving efficiency, productivity, and quality in healthcare design and construction, owners are shifting their paradigm and looking for new solutions. Come and... ...read more...
  • Association

Monday, November 04, 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

  • Session Number:K04
  • Keynote

Monday, November 04, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Session Number:E51
Diffusing environmental innovations within complex healthcare organizations like the Veterans Health System requires strong collaboration between designers, researchers, and medical staff. As part of an innovation initiative, the Veterans Health System has provided behavioral health therapy in the form of multisensory environments nationwide since 2010. The purpose of this study... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Lesa Lorusso PhD, MBA, MSArch, NCIDQ
Healthcare Director of Research & Innovation
Gresham Smith
Speaker/Presenter
Nam-Kyu Park PhD
Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator
University of Florida
Speaker/Presenter
Ron Shorr MD, MS
Director Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Research Professor
Veterans Health System and University of Florida
Speaker/Presenter
Sheila Bosch PhD, EDAC, LEED AP
Dr.
University of Florida
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E52
Test your code knowledge in this highly interactive session using live polling devices. Questions will be asked regarding the facility needs and code requirements related to designing a healthcare facility. Based upon the polling results, topics will be discussed briefly or in detail. The session will also focus on the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
William Koffel
President
Koffel Associates, Inc.
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E53
In July 2018, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford opened its new treatment center that included interventional radiology rooms, hybrid ORs, and cath lab suites. Designed in 2007, the collaborative teams proactively planned for evolving technology, but gaps remained during the transition and activation phases. This case study will focus... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Lynn Aguilera MSNEd, RN, PMP
Director
Yellow Brick Consulting
Speaker/Presenter
Robert Wenz MS, RN
Administrative Director-Interventional Services
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford Children's Health
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E54
There are unique challenges and opportunities in the planning, design, and construction of a new seven-story, 186,000-square-foot vertical expansion on top of an existing seven-story critical services inpatient tower. This presentation will explore the West Tower Expansion at Ochsner Medical Center New Orleans and the lessons learned from the perspectives... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Brian Vega
Senior Project Manager
Broadmoor, LLC
Speaker/Presenter
David Connick
Architect/Construction Project Manager
Ochsner Health System
Speaker/Presenter
Keith Guidry Licensed Architect
President
Program Services Group
Speaker/Presenter
Patrick Horigan Licensed Architect
Principal
Rozas Ward Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E55
Behavioral health facility design is complex and highly technical. This is especially true regarding the conversion of an existing healthcare space into an operational and compliant behavioral health facility. It is critical to understand the terminology and methodology behind the design of a behavioral health facility to determine how it... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Basil Sherman AIA, 14 years of healthcare planning
Principal
Pulse Design Group
Speaker/Presenter
Robert Eklofe M.H.S.A
Vice President of Behavioral Health Operations
KVC Hospitals
Speaker/Presenter
Ryan Speier
President
KVC Hospitals
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E56
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del., set out to relocate and expand its Child Life Activity Center, identifying a need to offer all patients and families ways to engage in a variety of play and recreation activities in a safe, welcoming environment. Through interactive design exercises, an... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
CLAUDINE LEVAN
INTERIOR DESIGNER
Nemours/Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children
Speaker/Presenter
Jennifer Sciolla MS, CTRS, CCLS
Director of Child Life, Creative Arts Therapy and School Programs
Nemours / Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children
Speaker/Presenter
Leslie Kipps AIA, LEED AP, EDAC, CLSSBB
Principal
EwingCole
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E57
When Utah Valley Hospital opened its 12-story, 262-bed hospital expansion, 17 clinical departments moved into new spaces with new technology and processes never used in their existing environment. Utah Valley Hospital partnered with HTS Inc. to plan and execute three hospital-wide “day in the life” simulation events, with more than... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Erin Clark RN, MS, EDAC
Senior Project Manager, Operations and Transition Planning
HTS, Inc
Speaker/Presenter
Josh Rohatinsky
Utah Valley Hospital, Intermountain Healthcare
Speaker/Presenter
Maria Black RN
Nurse Administrator
Utah Valley Hospital, Intermountain Healthcare
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E58
Design teams are missing opportunities to incorporate technologies and building systems solutions that improve patient care and save lives. Predictive fall prevention systems, building systems integrations, infection control dashboards, predictive analytics, remote monitoring, mobile healthcare units, and virtual care are often viewed outside of the design process and considered an... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Carlos Amato AIA, ACHA, LEED AP, EDAC
Principal
CannonDesign
Speaker/Presenter
TED HOOD
PROJECT MANAGER
TLC Engineering
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E59
When have you heard patients beg not to be moved from ICU to stepdown? This case study from the Cleveland Clinic main campus will demonstrate how carefully implemented project priorities resulted in an ICU that is effective in improving patient and staff satisfaction. The presenters will focus on the use... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Judith McGlinchy AIA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C
Senior Associate; Project Manager
Bostwick Design Partnership
Speaker/Presenter
Mala Yin Augoustidis
Associate
Bostwick Design Partnership
Speaker/Presenter
Randy Geise EDAC
Healthcare Facility Planner
Cleveland Clinic
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E60
Technology, health intelligence, national policies, and population health are creating a new expectation for the delivery of care. This isn’t evolution; it’s a transformational revolution. In this presentation, speakers will share, through a research and application lens via a conversational approach, what is happening behind the scenes in key areas... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Michael Wood
National Director/Construction
Medxcel
Speaker/Presenter
Ray Pentecost FAIA, FACHA, LEED AP,
Ronald L. Skaggs and Joseph G. Sprague Chair of Health Facilities Design, Director, Center for Health Systems & Design, Professor of Practice
Department of Architecture, Center for Health Systems & Design
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I12
Staff burnout is an epidemic negatively impacting the health and well-being of our caregivers. Research shows staff satisfaction and engagement is one of the largest drivers of quality care delivery, patient experience, and more cost-effective business operations. Largely unsupportive healthcare work environments intensify the psychological and physical pressures of the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
David Euscher ASID, IIDA, LEED AP
Vice President, Corporate Interiors Lead
Corgan
Speaker/Presenter
Nora Frasier MBA, RN, FACHE, NEA-BC
Vice President of Nursing/Chief Nursing Officer and Operations
Methodist Mansfield Medical Center
Speaker/Presenter
Tina Larsen AIA, LEED AP, EDAC
Managing Principal, Healthcare Sector Lead
Corgan
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I13
Design firms have experienced increasing pressure to innovate within the value streams of their healthcare clients. However, most design leaders have a limited understanding of how their designed work product is evaluated financially. This roundtable is designed to provide a basic understanding of key healthcare financial and strategic business drivers,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Bill Hercules FAIA, FACHA, FACHE
CEO
WJH Health
Speaker/Presenter
MICHELLE MADER
Catalyst
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Monday, November 04, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM


Monday, November 04, 3:30 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Session Number:D03
The Texas A & M University First Look Colloquium is an annual Healthcare Design event in which presenters offer fresh insights on the ways research is shaping our understanding of the potential impact of design on health. A primary focus of the colloquium is equipping and enabling participants to see... ...read more...
Tracks:
  • Deep Dive

Monday, November 04, 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Session Number:E61
While many cancer centers suggest treating pain and anxiety with medication, few include the usage of virtual reality (VR). This study sought to determine if nature-inspired VR reduced stress and pain among patients in a cancer treatment center. Using a repeated measures design, 50 patients attending their chemotherapy infusion were... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Diana Scates MFA in Design Thinking, Radford University and Bac
Creative Strategist and Researcher
R. Well LLC
Speaker/Presenter
Holly Cline PhD in Interior Design and Housing from Virginia T
Department Chair for the Department Design and the online MFA in Design Thinking.
Radford University
Speaker/Presenter
Joan Dickinson Ph.D. from Texas Tech University and a bachelor’s
Professor of Interior Design and Coordinator of the MFA in Design Thinking at Radford University
Radford University
Speaker/Presenter
Kathleen Sullivan Advanced degrees in Art, Art History, and Interior
Associate Professor of the MFA in Design Thinking at Radford University
Radford University
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E62
How do you create a “radically inclusive” wayfinding system? That was the charge from Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital that informed its new campus wayfinding design. The campus serves a diverse population that includes a wide range of user needs including mobility, sensory, cognitive, cultural, socio-economic, language, literacy, and acuity.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jenny Hastings
Principal
Boulder Associates Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Meredith Banasiak M.Arch, EDAC, Assoc. AIA
Design Researcher
Boulder Associates Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Sarah Plane M.A.
Design Researcher
Boulder Associates Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Shannon Hackley
Owner
Shannon Leigh Design
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E63
How is patient care affected when the size per bed of the patient unit doubles? This case study of Texas Children’s Hospital’s new Lester and Sue Smith Legacy Tower examines perceptions of safety and efficiency one year after opening the 19-story tower for critical care and heart services. This complex... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
JILL PEARSALL
ASSISTANT VICE PRESIDENT
Texas Children's Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Karla Abela MSN, RN, CCRN-K, CPN
Assistant Director of Clinical Practice, Pediatric Critical Care
Texas Children's Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Maria Happe MSN, RN, CPNP-AC
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Senior Project Manager
Texas Children's Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Steve Kopp AIA, ACHA
Associate Vice President, Senior Designer
Cannon Design
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E64
Every successful healthcare design project requires conscientious and intentional participation by the owner, the architect, and the constructor. Architects and constructors have special training, but what can owners do? Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is leveraging alternative program methods to manage a major project. The approach is heavily influenced by the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Daniel Perschbacher AIA, LEED AP
Vice President
CannonDesign
Speaker/Presenter
JOAN SUCHOMEL
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
CannonDesign
Speaker/Presenter
Samantha Green
Project Director
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E65
Implementing a fast-track design process to help catalyze a new model of mental health for MedStar, the organization joined with SmithGroup to use the reduction of barriers, small house concepts, and new interior design strategies to create environments that facilitate patient rehabilitation, comfort, and independence. Beginning with Harbor Hospital in... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Diana Araoz-Fraser
Designer Healthcare
SmithGroup
Speaker/Presenter
Jill Johnson FACHE
Regional Vice President, Behavioral Health, and Vice President of Operations
MedStar Health
Speaker/Presenter
Shary Adams AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C
Principal, Senior Healthcare Planner
HGA
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E66
Medical University of South Carolina’s (MUSC) Children’s Ambulatory Campus accommodates young patients for both ongoing clinic appointments and lower-acuity interventions within an easily accessible, welcoming context. Designed for flexibility and future expansion, the campus houses most of the hospital’s pediatric ambulatory care functions in a neighborhood setting. The efficient design... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Lindsey Stang AIA, GGP
Co-Chair
LS3P ASSOCIATES, LTD.
Speaker/Presenter
Mark Scheurer MD, MSc, FACC
Chief, Children’s and Women’s Services; CMO, Children’s Hospital; Professor, Pediatric Cardiology
Medical University of South Carolina
Speaker/Presenter
Rebecca Smith AIA, LEED BD+C
VP/Principal
LS3P Associates
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E67
An exceptional patient experience is considered a minimum requirement of any healthcare facility design solution today. With that in mind, and open in January 2019, MercyHealth’s Javon Bea Hospital and Physician Clinic-Riverside is a six-story, 194-bed regional tertiary referral hospital and four-story multispecialty clinic serving a diverse population with multiple... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
CHRISTINE DEVENS
Associate Principal
AECOM
Speaker/Presenter
GREG MARE
Healthcare Practice Leader
AECOM
Speaker/Presenter
Joanna Benning AIA
Vice President Facilities and Construction, Mercyhealth
Mercyhealth
Speaker/Presenter
MATTHEW SANDERS
AECOM
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E68
Advancing healthcare technologies and integrated building systems are constantly changing clinical operations and the spaces we design. Frequently the impact of technology is missed during master planning, space planning, and design. Artificial intelligence, augmented reality, 3-D printing, remote monitoring, and virtual care are just a few technologies driving operational changes... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
James Easter ACHE, MArch
Principal
Easter Healthcare Consulting (Ehc)
Speaker/Presenter
TED HOOD
PROJECT MANAGER
TLC Engineering
Speaker/Presenter
Tom Testerman AIA, LEED AP
Principal
HFR Design, Inc.
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E69
Healthcare providers have long recognized the value of advertising with collegiate and professional sports franchises. However, one recent venture illustrates a new level of economic opportunity in sports rehab medicine. Bringing together these experts from Baylor Scott & White Health and Perkins+Will, this session will outline the healthcare industry’s move... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Charles Shelburne LEED AP BD+C
Vice President of Campus Planning
Baylor Scott & White Health
Speaker/Presenter
Tom Reisenbichler AIA, LEED AP
Principal
Perkins+Will
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E70
In an environment characterized by decreasing reimbursement and diminishing internal resources, many hospital systems are finding that managing multiple large-scale projects across the construction life cycle requires special skills and expertise that may not be available in-house. Additionally, large capital programs have a defined duration, and staffing up for a... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
David Stepelevich CHFM, Lifetime Member, ASHE
Executive Vice President
Healthcare Building Solutions
Speaker/Presenter
Kevin Monaghan Associate AIA
Vice President, Project Management
Healthcare Building Solutions
Speaker/Presenter
Steve DiMambro
Project Manager
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I14
Throughout the nation, there are mid-20th century hospital facilities that were not originally designed to effectively deliver 21st century healthcare. When the decision has been made to stay in an existing hospital campus to take advantage of market opportunities for serving patients, how can aging facilities be adapted for current... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Christine (Hester) Devens IIDA, LEED AP, EDAC
Associate Principal, Senior Interior Project Designer
AECOM
Speaker/Presenter
MATTHEW SANDERS
AECOM
Speaker/Presenter
Tom Ahlers
Director Administration
Park Nicollet Health Services
Speaker/Presenter
TRYN SABEN
SENIOR MANAGER SPACE PLANNING & DESIGN
Park Nicollet Health Services
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • Session Number:I15
The art program for Houston Methodist’s new $700 million Walter Tower presented a complex challenge and unique opportunity for an institution celebrating its 100th anniversary. This roundtable will explore how the intersection of art and brand have enhanced the patient experience and share the process behind creating art programs that... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Clara Marcello
Design Manager & Senior Project Designer
American Art Resources
Speaker/Presenter
Maggie Duplantis
DIRECTOR, CLINICAL PLANNING AND DESIGN
Houston Methodist Hospital
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Tuesday, November 05, 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM

  • Session Number:E71
Being diagnosed with heart diseases such as myocardial infarction (MI) involves adverse health outcomes that can lead to prolonged hospital stays. Although evidence indicates that the presence of daylight and views can improve these adverse outcomes, studies have not differentiated the impact of daylight from views on post-MI patients’ recovery.... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Andrea Franks Franks
MSN, RN, CCRN-K
AnMed Health
Speaker/Presenter
Anjali Joseph Ph.D., EDAC
Director, Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing; Associate Professor, School of Architecture
Clemson University Architecture + Health, The Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing
Speaker/Presenter
ROXANA JAFARIFIROOZABADI
Clemson University Architecture + Health, The Center for Health Facilities Design and Testing
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E72
Located 30 miles from the mainland, residents of Nantucket Island embrace resiliency as a cultural norm. The unique challenges they face influence their attitude about design and buildings, and the new Nantucket Cottage Hospital (NCH) is tangible evidence. This new 120,000-square-foot hospital is designed to withstand potentially catastrophic conditions and... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Brian McKenna
Principal
CanonDesign
Speaker/Presenter
Dr. Margot Hartmann MD
President & CEO
Nantucket Cottage Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
JOCELYN STROUPE
PRINCIPAL, DIRECTOR OF HEALTH INTERIORS
CannonDesign
Speaker/Presenter
John Messervy AIA
Corporate Director of Design and Construction
Partners Healthcare Inc.
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E73
The criticality of support for staff restoration programs and spaces, and the culture to support it in healthcare, is long overdue. In the 2017 white paper from The Institute for Healthcare Improvement titled “Framework for Improving Joy at Work,” notes indicate that if burnout in healthcare were described in clinical... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Adeleh Nejati AIA, PhD, LEED AP, WELL AP, EDAC
Healthcare Planner and Researcher
HMC Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Kathy Okland RN, MPH, EDAC
Senior Healthcare Consultant
Herman Miller
Speaker/Presenter
Linda Knodel MHA, MSN, NE-BC, CPHQ, FACHE, FAAN
Senior Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive National Nursing Strategy and Leadership
Kaiser Permanente
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E74
Designing a healthcare facility in a non-urban area has different challenges. These communities face population health issues not typically found in urban areas. In designing healthcare facilities, it is important to address these issues through design solutions, where possible. This presentation features two similar projects—one suburban and one rural—designed by... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Rebecca Lewis FAIA, FACHA, CID
Principal, Director of Healthcare Design
dsgw architects
Speaker/Presenter
Steve Templet AIA, ACHA, LEED AP
Senior Project Manager
Sizeler Thompson Brown Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E75
Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s NeuroDiagnostic Institute (NDI) is the state’s first new mental hospital since 1952. The new hospital opened in spring 2019 as a vanguard of Indiana’s goal to modernize and re-engineer its network of state-operated mental health facilities. The move of staff and patients was more... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jerry Sheward MD
Chief Medical Officer
Indiana Family Social Services Administration (FSSA)
Speaker/Presenter
Teri Joy RN, CEN, TCRN
Senior Healthcare Operations Planner
BSA LifeStructures
Speaker/Presenter
Terry Thurston RN, BSN, MBA
Senior Healthcare Planner
BSA LifeStructures
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E76
The Lakeland Regional Health Emergency Department is the most visited in the nation, accommodating more than 210,000 patient visits a year. The 354,000-square-foot Women's and Children's Pavilion decanted the pediatric emergency services into a new dedicated department. New and innovative ideas were implemented throughout the facility, such as the administration... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Aurelio Posada AIA
Associate Principal / Senior Design Architect
HuntonBrady Architects
Speaker/Presenter
GREG BRAITHWAITE
HEALTHCARE PRINCIPAL
HuntonBrady Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Maureen Leckie MSN, RN, HACP
Associate Vice President Clinical Operations
Lakeland Regional Health
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E77
Stanford’s Digestive Health Center (DHC) at the Redwood City Campus opened in 2018. It is the result of a multiyear 3P (production, preparation, and process) effort developed to document future-state operations and facility design to support them. Metric goals were identified such as flow, efficiency, and space utilization; patient, staff,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Ashley Umana MS, EDAC, LEEP AP
Senior Project Manager, Medical Planning
Stanford Health Care - Planning Design + Construction
Speaker/Presenter
Bobbie Fisch CID
Design Proincipal
TEF Arch
Speaker/Presenter
GEORGE TINGWALD
DIRECTOR OF MEDICAL PLANNING
Stanford Health Care - Planning Design + Construction
Speaker/Presenter
KARL SONNENBERG
PARTNER
ZGF ARCHITECTS LLP
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E78
The transformation of The Children’s Hospital of New Orleans consists of 400,000 square feet of expansion and renovation within a 600,000-suare-foot combined inpatient and outpatient facility. This multiphase modernization project will take approximately seven years, from master planning to completion, and will require 34 distinct phases, with minimal interim moves... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
David Deis AIA, LEED AP
Project Director
EYP, Inc.
Speaker/Presenter
Matthew Schaefer
Chief Operating Officer
The Children's Hospital of New Orleans
Speaker/Presenter
Wills Hover
Project Manager
The Lemoine Company
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I16
At HCD 2016 and HCD 2018, the AAH Research Initiative Committee presented a “Case for Case Studies,” and “21 Case Studies in the AIA/AAH Case Study Library” respectively. This year, the presentation will be an open discussion on this benchmarking methodology with case study results in an attempt to improve... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Byron Edwards AIA, ACHA, EDAC
Chair
AIA/AAH - RIC
Speaker/Presenter
Lindsey Stang AIA, GGP
Co-Chair
LS3P ASSOCIATES, LTD.
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Tuesday, November 05, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

  • Session Number:E79
“Flexibility” is a buzz word today, but one full of both promise and confusion. As diverse stakeholders seek flexibility, many are asking: What exactly does flexibility mean? How does the desire for flexibility influence design? And is flexibility a real advantage? This session will delve into the results of a... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Michelle Ossmann Ph.D., MSN
Director, Health Environments
Steelcase Health
Speaker/Presenter
Teresa Neely MBA, BSN, RN
Senior Vice President, Chief Ambulatory Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, Ambulatory
UW Health
Speaker/Presenter
Upali Nanda PHD, ASSOC AIA, EDAC, ACHE
Associate Principal and Senior Vice President | Director of Research
HKS Inc
Speaker/Presenter
Whitney Fussel AIA
Vice President, Director Health
HKS Inc
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E80
Caregivers can experience emotional, mental, and physical anguish associated with their responsibilities that can create a negative impact on the patient’s recovery process. The Marsal Caregiver Center at The Burke Rehabilitation Hospital was designed with a vision to create a transformative setting that gives the caregivers distinct spaces to find... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Colleen Borrelli
Vice President, Patient Experience- A member of the Montefiore Health System
Burke Rehabilitation Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
SOPHIE BUTTIENS
EwingCole
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E81
This presentation will provide multiple ways to measure the success of the post-move state of Houston Methodist Hospital after one year of operation. As the hospital started designing the second phase of this project, the project team gathered vast amounts of lessons learned from the Phase 1 tower. The team... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
HAEOAK PARK AIA, ACHA, LEED AP
SR. Medical Planner
EYP
Speaker/Presenter
LAURIE WAGGENER
DIRECTOR, RESEARCH AND EBD
EYP
Speaker/Presenter
Maggie Duplantis
DIRECTOR, CLINICAL PLANNING AND DESIGN
Houston Methodist Hospital
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E82
This presentation offers a case study that critically compares the alignment of project goals and design principles with patient experience and user satisfaction. Located in Vietnam, this 361-bed 3P project was planned and designed using JCI, IOM quality and safety aims, and U.S. standards. Presenters will compare successes and challenges... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Bao Anh Duong Saski has an undergraduate degree major in busines
Owner Representative
Gai An 115 Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
DANIEL MIESLE
UK HEALTHCARE
CONTINUUM
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E83
Many healthcare systems are contending with patients’ growing unmet behavioral health needs. As greater emphasis is placed on addressing mental health issues, these systems must look for ways to incorporate behavioral health services into existing models. This session will explore the collaborative process between Maricopa Integrated Health Systems and the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Gene Cavallo MC, LPC
Vice President of Behavioral Health Services
Maricopa Integrated Health Systems
Speaker/Presenter
Jo-el Detzel MSHA, RRT
Vice President of Ancillary and Support Services
Maricopa Integrated Health Systems
Speaker/Presenter
Kevin Murrett AIA, NCARB
President | CEO | Founder
Architectural Resources
Speaker/Presenter
Richard Beach AIA, ASHE
Healthcare Leader | Senior Associate
DLR Group
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E84
This case study highlights the ErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development and explores how the design caused the building itself to become a tool for therapy, learning, and teaching. Presenters will identify how the building enhanced therapy for children with physical and behavioral disabilities through the use of multisensory stimulation... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Christina Djokoto BASc, MHSc, PMP, Cert. APM
VP Quality Perfor mance and Operational Excellence
ErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development
Speaker/Presenter
Robert Hofmann Ryerson Polytechnic University, 1990–1994: Bachelo
Principal
Hofmann PM Inc
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E85
The MetroHealth System has long served the city's most underserved populations, yet the existing campus had outlived its usefulness. To address this, the organization embarked on a campus transformation, forming an internal Innovation Team (I-Team) to build a new 11-story acute care hospital that is dynamic and continually evolving to... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
KURT SPIERING
VICE PRESIDENT
HGA
Speaker/Presenter
Mark Bultman
Vice President/Healthcare Principal
HGA
Speaker/Presenter
Terri Zborowsky PhD, EDAC
Design Researcher
HGA
Speaker/Presenter
Walter B. Jones, Jr. AIA, LEED, EDAC
Senior Vice President, Campus Transformation
The MetroHealth System
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E86
It’s not uncommon for PDC and facilities teams to operate independently, often in silos. The challenge most healthcare facilities face with that model is potentially dueling project updates to leadership, triggering a lack of confidence that the project is being completed right. Ensuring compliance on new construction is also an... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Eric Waller CHFM, CHC, CHPM, LEED
Area Vice President
Medxcel
Speaker/Presenter
Jeremy Fortier PMP, CHC, LEED AP
Regional Manager, Planning, Design & Construction
Medxcel
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I17
This forum is intended to allow educators involved in programs, studios or courses focused on healthcare architecture and design professionals interested in education to discuss issues of content, curriculum and pedagogy. It is also intended to explore ways to better integrate academia, the design profession, and the healthcare industry at... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
David Allison FAIA, FACHA
Alumni Distinguished Professor and Director
Clemson University Architecture + Health Graduate Studies
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Tuesday, November 05, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

  • Session Number:E87
This comparative multisite, multi-methodological design study illustrates outpatient clinic staff insights into two different designs—linear and onstage/offstage—related to design, communication, teamwork, collaboration, and patient care outcomes. An interdisciplinary research team from design and communication utilized a multi-methodological approach to this evidence-based design project. Presenters will provide detailed qualitative insights from... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
KEVIN REAL
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
University of Kentucky
Speaker/Presenter
Miyoung Hong Ph.D., EDAC, NCIDQ, LEED AP BD+C, WELL AP, Assista
Assistant Professor
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E88
The rare decision to move central sterile supply (CSS) operations off campus presents many challenges, but when done correctly, can optimize clinical efficiency and save money for a healthcare system. The design team and owner who collaborated on such a facility for the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics (UIHC)... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Brian Crichton
Principal Architect
CMBA Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Mike Zorich PE, LEED AP
Principal, Director of Healthcare
IMEG Corp.
Speaker/Presenter
Phillip Boothby
Capital Management Executive Director
University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics (UIHC)
Speaker/Presenter
Stephanie Karr
Principal
Integrated Supply Solutions, LLC
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E89
During the planning and design of a new 14-story ambulatory tower for Oregon Health & Science University, the project team developed an innovative approach to collocating disparate procedural services into one multispecialty procedural platform called “mission control.” They also standardized pre- and post-procedural care that resulted in improved operational efficiency... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
BARBARA ANDERSON
PRINCIPAL
ZGF Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Lisa Newman RN, MSN
Nurse Manager, Endoscopy Department
Oregon Health & Science University
Speaker/Presenter
Solvei Neiger AIA, ACHA
Principal
ZGF Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E90
Philadelphia’s Navy Yard is a 1,200-acre urban development site located on the waterfront and central to the region. Jefferson Health’s commitment to be the sole healthcare provider supporting this growing commercial, industrial, and residential zone drove consolidation of services to a 70,000-square-foot four-story office building. The goal was to provide... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
FERNANDA PIRES
SENIOR ASSOCIATE / HEALTHCARE PLANNER
Array Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Jennifer Keddie NCIDQ, LEED AP
Development Manager
Aegis Property Group
Speaker/Presenter
Kim Dengler
Director, Facilities Design and Construction
Jefferson Health
Speaker/Presenter
Laura Morris CHID, LEED AP BD+C, IIDA, Lean Green Belt
Principal & Interior Design Director
Array Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E91
The UCSF Child, Teen and Family Center is one of the nation’s first facilities to treat both pediatric and adult psychiatric patients in the same building, and one of the first to integrate neuroscience with traditional psychiatry. This session will explore how a multidisciplinary team envisioned the project, secured funding,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jan Willemse AIA, LEEP AP, DBIA
Partner
ZGF Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Justin Brooks AIA, LEED AP
Principal
ZGF Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Matthew State MD, PhD
Professor & Chair, Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco
Speaker/Presenter
SOLVEI NEIGER
PRINCIPAL
ZGF Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E92
It is unbearable for parents to imagine their child battling cancer. What if the closest facility offering the necessary treatment for a child’s rare form of cancer is more than two hours away? Unfortunately for families faced with neuroblastoma, that can often be the case. In hopes of providing support... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Dawn Bartock MSN, CPNP, CPHON
MIBG Therapy Program Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Lead
Levine Children's Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Roger Wilkerson
National Practice Leader, Healthcare
Little
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E93
Collaborative work environments play an integral role in supporting the delivery of team-based primary care. One solution, the open team room concept, allows providers and nurses to improve collaboration. However, the ability to complete focused work is often compromised in the open team room concept. Gaining the perspective of the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
CHRISTOPHER KISS
PhD Student
Clemson University, School of Architecture - Architecture and Health Graduate Program
Speaker/Presenter
DINA BATTISTO
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Clemson University
Speaker/Presenter
WILLIAM LEWIS
U.S. Army Health Facility Planning Agency
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E94
The number of connected devices in buildings is growing at an ever-increasing rate, going hand-in-hand with a rise in cybersecurity incidents. Healthcare facilities are rightly risk-averse and concerned about service interruptions. So as we deploy these technologies, we should be concerned about the cybersecurity aspect of operations, which poses two... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jay Abdullah CISSP, CISM, CISA
Global Director Cybersecurity Services
Schneider Electric
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I18
Using The Villages Regional Hospital (TVRH) as a case study, this roundtable will present goals and design solutions that can be applied in healthcare settings for the most common facility challenges and hazards to seniors. TVRH is specifically designed for an aging market with a median age of 66. As... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Charles T. Jorgensen AIA, NCARB, LEED AP
Senior Design Manager
ESa (Earl Swensson Associates)
Speaker/Presenter
John A. Maze CGC, CHC, CHSP, LEED
System Director Safety, Construction and Emergency Management
Central Florida Health (CFH)
Speaker/Presenter
Michael F. Pittman RN, MBA
Vice President, Chief Clinical Officer and Site Administrator
The Villages Regional Hospital
Speaker/Presenter
Sam W. Burnette AIA, EDAC
Principal
ESa (Earl Swensson Associates)
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

Tuesday, November 05, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Session Number:E100
Seattle Children’s has embarked on a years-long plan to address the rapid growth of its main campus and an accompanying shortage of nonclinical administrative workspaces. The hospital recently partnered with ZGF Architects to develop a new administrative workplace master plan, which will make it one of the first children’s hospitals... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Mandy Hansen
Director, Facility Planning, Design & Construction
Seattle Children’s
Speaker/Presenter
Sara Howell AIA, NCARB
Associate Principal
ZGF Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Victoria Nichols
Partner
ZGF Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E101
The new Advocate Outpatient Centers in the Chicagoland area are the result of a highly collaborative, ongoing partnership with an integrated Lean project delivery (ILPD) team. This team of stakeholders, designers, builders, and trade partners developed a standardized “core module” and architectural language adaptable to each community’s healthcare needs and... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jeff Niesen MBA
Group President, Central Operations
The Boldt Company
Speaker/Presenter
Mike Doiel
Alternative Delivery Director
HDR
Speaker/Presenter
Scott Nelson M.Arch, MBA
Vice President, Facilities, Design & Construction
Advocate Health Care
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E102
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E95
The courtyard of the acute mental health facility is simultaneously the heart of the ward and the most contested space. The design and spatial qualities of these courtyards are currently not conducive to the recovery and promotion of well-being that is required of this healthcare setting. This presentation will improve... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Jessie Wrigglesworth
Research assistant with TRDE, in association with Victoria University of Wellington
Victoria University of Wellington
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E96
UTMB Health renovated 11,000 square feet of its emergency building on the Galveston, Texas, campus to create an innovative new eight-bed biocontainment critical care unit capable of admitting and treating patients diagnosed with or suspected of having a disease that poses extraordinary risk. The session will dive deep into the... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Don Marshall
Senior Project Manager
The Walsh Group/Walsh Construction & Archer Western
Speaker/Presenter
Gaurav Khadse AIA,MBA, LEED
Assistant Vice President, Facilities Portfolio Management
UTMB Health
Speaker/Presenter
Greg Johnson
Partner
PhiloWilke
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E97
How can one ensure collective success and identify common ground between all stakeholders to design clinically efficient healing environments that foster better patient care? This case study of the surgical tower at Hackensack University Medical Center demonstrates that by establishing a “true north” using robust visioning sessions, utilizing Lean thinking,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Akshay Sangollil AIA, NCARB, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C
Medical Planner / Associate
EYPAE
Speaker/Presenter
Ramonita Jiménez DNP, MPA, RN, NE-BC
Administrator- Department of Patient Care
Hackensack Meridian Health
Speaker/Presenter
Terri Freguletti MAS, RN, CNOR
Vice President, Perioperative Services
Hackensack Meridian Health
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E98
Geared toward design professionals and facility managers with a working knowledge of complex medical renovations, this presentation is designed as a deep dive into a relatively small yet complex project type that is rarely seen in the New Orleans region. Presented by the architects, facility managers, and the clinician involved,... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Cary Becker RA
Senior Director of Facilities Management
University Medical Center New Orleans/LCMC Health
Speaker/Presenter
Jeffery Carter MD
Medical Director, UMC Burn Center
University Medical Center New Orleans/LCMC Health
Speaker/Presenter
Marianne Graffam NCARBLEED BD+CEDAC
Architect
Sizeler Thompson Brown Architects
Speaker/Presenter
Steve Templet AIA, ACHA, LEED AP
Senior Project Manager
Sizeler Thompson Brown Architects
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:E99
Located in the heart of downtown Kansas City, The University of Kansas Health System recently opened a new 48-bed behavioral health facility that strengthens the mental and economic wellness of the urban core. The health center is located in a renovated five-story office building that presented design challenges but also... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
David Brown RA, NCARB, ASHE
Capital Project Manager
The University of Kansas Health System
Speaker/Presenter
Matthew Kron AIA, LEED AP
Architect, Senior Associate
CannonDesign
Speaker/Presenter
Shari Riley MSN, BSN, RN, NE-BC
Director of Nursing Behavioral Health Services & Psychiatry
The University of Kansas Health System
Speaker/Presenter
STEPHANIE VITO
SENIOR ASSOCIATE, ARCHITECT
CannonDesign
Tracks:
  • Educational Programs
  • Session Number:I19
How does a globally dispersed design team conceptualize and build one of the largest healthcare development projects in record time? Jahra Medical City was designed to deliver a world-class patient experience for Kuwait’s Jahra District in just three years. Hear how the 700,000-square-meter campus design was driven by a complete... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Alison Faecher IIDA, NCIDQ, EDAC, LEED AP
Principal, Interior Design
SmithGroup
Speaker/Presenter
Mohamad Ghaddar
Project Design Manager
PACE | Architecture, Engineering + Planning
Speaker/Presenter
Tarek Shuaib
Chief Executive Officer
PACE | Architecture, Engineering + Planning
Speaker/Presenter
Vera Van Middlesworth LEED AP
Project Manager, Architecture
SmithGroup
Tracks:
  • Interactive Roundtable Discussions

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