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Architecture prof named fellow in elite healthcare group

Architecture prof named fellow in elite healthcare group

postedFri, 21 Sep 2018
For his work enhancing healthcare design standards, Kirk Hamilton, professor of architecture at Texas A&M, was elevated to fellowship in the American College of Critical Care Medicine. He is only the second architect to be inducted into this elite national society.
Experts to discuss creation of resilient healthcare facilities

Experts to discuss creation of resilient healthcare facilities

postedThu, 30 Aug 2018
Leading architects and builders will reveal collaborative strategies to create healthcare facilities where caregivers provide top-flight medical care during and after natural disasters in the Texas A&M fall 2018 Architecture-For-Health Lecture Series.
College honors 6 outstanding alumni at Nov. 15 ceremony

College honors 6 outstanding alumni at Nov. 15 ceremony

postedMon, 13 Aug 2018
Six Texas A&M College of Architecture former students who have distinguished themselves as leaders in their respective fields were honored as Outstanding Alumni at a Nov. 15, 2018 banquet in College Station.
Design students create healthcare ‘hub’ concepts

Design students create healthcare ‘hub’ concepts

postedSat, 05 May 2018
Conceptual designs of a “health hub,” an emerging healthcare facility concept that emphasizes illness prevention as well as treatment, were unveiled recently by Texas A&M environmental design students at public events in Dallas and on campus.
Profs develop new way to calculate health facility spaces

Profs develop new way to calculate health facility spaces

postedFri, 02 Mar 2018
Faculty and graduate student researchers in the Texas A&M College of Architecture have developed a new method to calculate proposed health care facility space requirements that overcome significant limitations of previously established procedures.

About CHSD

The annual meeting of the Health Industry Advisory Council is scheduled for October 25-26, 2018.    

Texas A&M University's Center for Health Systems & Design is home to the world's largest collection of interdisciplinary faculty, students, and affiliated professionals committed to research and education about environments for healthcare.

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