Healthy Futures – Plenary

2022 AIA/ACSA Intersections Research Conference: RESILIENT FUTURES


This plenary will present the latest research on designing for heath, both within healthcare environments and in a wider urban setting. Healthcare morphologies and research on green space will be explored as well as research discoveries occurring in practice.

Learning objectives

  • Discover the connection between healthy, resilient neighborhoods greenspace and violence levels.
  • Uncover spatial strategies resulting in greater patient safety and improved for care provider communication.
  • Learn about the latest human-centered design research and tools for knowledge sharing among healthcare planners and designers to achieve ecological goals. 
  • Implement environmental design thinking strategies throughout the healthcare practice and evaluative methodologies regarding healthcare facilities.


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