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EHD 2016 – 8 DECEMBER 2015: DEADLINE FOR CALL FOR PAPERS
AfH is delighted to announce next year’s European Healthcare Design 2016 Congress in collaboration with SALUS Global Knowledge Exchange, and our academic, industry and NHS partners. The event will take place on 27-28th June at the RCP in London. We have launched the Call for Papers with a deadline of 8 December 2015.
20X2 26.11.2015 6-9
We are looking for speakers for our “most entertaining event of the year”!
Can you speak for 2 minutes without hesitation or repetition on a topic of your choice?
EuHPN WORKSHOP 2015: 16–18 NOVEMBER, BRUSSELS
Are We Getting Better?
Evaluating Changes to Europe’s Health Care Facilities: Methods, Tools and Case Studies
Do you want to find out what other architects and specialists in European healthcare are doing?
ARCHITECT URGENTLY NEEDED
Do you think you could do some voluntary work overseas?
Article-25, the UK’s leading architectural aid charity, is currently looking for architects who can help them with their work in Nepal. AfH has received the following request for assistance.
CONFUSED BY THE NEW TECHNOLOGIES AVAILABLE FOR THE OPERATING THEATRE?
A new book entitled “Hybrid Operating Room with Angiography System” has been produced by Prof. em. Lueder F. Clausdorff, Architekt Innenarchitekt AKH.
DAVID ALAN HUTCHISON MBE, RIBA, BA [Hons. UCL] 1937-2015
David Hutchison, whose name and achievements will be familiar to many members of Architects for Health and other healthcare professionals, has died aged 78.
PROFESSOR RAY MOSS
We have heard with sadness that Ray Moss died last month after a period of failing health.
Ray was the founder, an executive member, former chair and honorary president of Architects for Health.
10 REASONS TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP THIS YEAR
Excellent Networking • Horizon Scanning • Study Tours & Seminars • Sharing Ideas About Good Design • Access & Influence • International Best Practice • Knowledge Transfer • Recognition Of Excellence • Get CPD Points • An Unmissable Opportunity To Showcase Your Projects & Ideas – Click on Membership and follow the instructions.
“EVERYTHING IS DESIGN. EVERYTHING!” – Paul Rand, 17 September 2015
As a writer, thinker, graphic designer and art director for some of the most memorable corporate organisations in the USA, Paul Rand (1914-1996) believed that design is embedded into every aspect of life – Everything is Design. Everything. Exploring this at the Design Council with five speakers from widely different backgrounds, Architects for Health was first given an insight into the design of the mind.
IHEEM 2015 DESIGN AWARDS WINNER’S PRESENTATIONS
DESIGN AWARDS 2015 – WINNERS ANNOUNCED
The winners of the AfH Design Awards 2015 were announced at a reception at the European Congress for Healthcare Design on 22 June 2015.
PHIL GUSACK WRITING PRIZE 2016 – RELAUNCHED
We have relaunched the Phil Gusack Writing Prize to encourage many different forms of writing – essays, blogs, critiques etc with a deadline of 5 November 2015.