Healthcare Design Conference and Expo

Healthcare Design Expo & Conference

November 2 - 5, 2019

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd
New Orleans, LA
United States

This year’s Healthcare Design Expo & Conference will feature several presentations from our healthcare designers and researchers, and four awards for achievements. Here’s the rundown for attendees:

Our HCD Expo Presentations

Reducing Security Risks: How Visibility Enhances Security in Community Hospitals' Emergency Departments

  • Presenters: Arsalan Gharaveis, HDR; Debajyoti Pati, Texas Tech University; Kirk Hamilton, Texas A&M University; and Mardelle Shepley of Cornell University
  • Sunday, Nov. 3 | 9:30 a.m.

The Impact of a Decentralized Inpatient Unit Design on Nurse Learning Opportunities

  • Presenters: Renae Rich, HDR; Juliet Rogers, Blue Cottage Consulting; Minakshi Raj, University of Michigan; and Sheila DePaola, Parkland Hospital
  • Sunday, Nov. 3 | 10:45 a.m.

The Biology, Physics, and Epistemology of Buildings: How Wellness is Changing the Design and Operations Process

  • Presenters:  Colin Rohlfing, HDR; Dr. Whitney Gray, Delos; and Laura Parisi, Advocate Aurora Health
  • Sunday, Nov. 3 | 12 a.m.

Training Destinations: Simulation Spaces that Support Active Learning and Patient Safety

  • Presenters:  June Hanley and Scott Hughes, HDR; Dr. Jennifer Arnold, Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital
  • Sunday, Nov. 3 | 1:45 p.m.

The High-performance Advocate ILPD Team Looks Backward

  • Presenters:  Mike Doiel, HDR; Scott Nelson, Advocate Aurora Health; and Jeff Niesen, The Boldt Company
  • Tuesday, Nov. 5 | 2:30 p.m.

Our HCD Expo Awards

Healthcare Design Awards Luncheon

Herman Miller Healthcare Scholar Award

The Center for Health Design Awards