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  • Hello, We are working on a facility design guideline for Instrument Processing internally, with internal architects, engineers, infection prevention specialists, OR staff, central sterile processing leadership, etc. We are seeking assistance; someone ...

  • Earn 1.0 AIA LU & HSW Credit Description Explore how architects can commit to going beyond minimally acceptable legal standards and use only truly safe materials on every project. While architects wouldn't knowingly approve building materials that ...

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  • Dear Colleagues and Friends, The American Institute of Architects, Project Delivery Knowledge Community, cordially invites you to join the 2019 Project Delivery Symposium which will be held on March 11 th  and 12 th  at the AIA National Headquarters ...

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  • U40 List: Healthcare Design’s Best Under 40

    The U40 List is nomination oriented recognition to celebrate individuals making a significant contribution to the advancement of health facilities design. Each year up to two individuals will be selected to have their names added to the distinguished U40 List. The recipients will receive a travel stipend to attend the Summer Leadership Summit in Chicago this July. Nominations are due by April 1.
  • Healthcare Design Awards 2019 Open

    Showcase the best of healthcare building design, healthcare planning and healthcare design-oriented research.

    Projects should exhibit conceptual strength that solve aesthetic, civic, urban, and social concerns as well as the requisite functional and sustainability concerns associated with a healthcare setting.

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  • I am honored to serve as President of the AIA Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH) for 2019. My first experience with the organization was 20 years ago as a graduate student at Texas A&M. I had an opportunity to attend a healthcare conference ...

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  • As I reflect on all that has been accomplished in 2018, I want to thank the AAH Board, Committee members, and the AIA staff for their dedication, hard work, and tireless efforts throughout the year. I introduced 2018 with a goal to ensure strategy is ...

  • The AIA AAH STERIS Student Design Charrette is a 48-hour design charrette performed annually at the Healthcare Design Conference (HCD). This Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH) program has been running consecutively for the last 30 years. The mission ...

  • "Learning never exhausts the mind." ~ Leonardo da Vinci As is the tradition each July, the Academy of Architecture for Health and American College of Healthcare Architects hold the annual Summer Leadership Summit (SLS). A venue created for learning, ...

  • Our 2018 Summer Leadership Summit (SLS) Next Generation Scholars provided the Academy with a write up on their experiences of being a scholar and attending the SLS conference for the first time. By Caitlin Cashner, AIA | Payette I wrote in ...