November 13 – 16, 2011
Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville, TN.
Join us at the world’s premier conference devoted to evidence-based design for healthcare facilities. Developed in collaboration with design professionals, this annual multi-track learning event examines the ways evidence-based design strategies can positively impact the safety, operation, clinical outcomes, and financial success of healthcare organizations.
At the conference, you’ll meet healthcare professionals and design professionals who are engaged in the day-to-day championing of higher quality healthcare environments. Take part in exciting workshops and networking events, while learning about the latest developments in your industry. Highlights of the upcoming conference include:
Take care of your EBD and EDAC needs. If you’re looking for help with your evidence-based design (EBD) concepts and EDAC exam questions, the HEALTHCARE DESIGN conference can take care of it. From offering onsite EDAC testing to personal consultations with EBD experts, take advantage of being surrounded by those in the industry and attend our pre-conference workshops and scheduled EDAC exams.
EDAC Exam. Two exam sessions are available with special offers. Learn more.
PRACTICE EBD Clinic. Full-day design project consultation session with EBD experts. Learn more.
EDAC Exam Workshop. Exam prep and study session with EDAC experts. Learn more.
Put your conference experience into perspective. Listen to our keynote speakers Dr. Ezekiel J. Emanuel and Andy Core as they discuss issues in healthcare. As opening keynote speaker, Dr. Emanuel will talk about the state of the U.S. healthcare system and his predictions on the future of healthcare reform. Andy is our closing night speaker and will share how to bring an energetic, persuasive approach to your work with patients and care deliverers. Learn more about our speakers >
Meet the best of the best in your field. Attend various networking events throughout the conference and mingle with industry leaders and fellow attendees. Make new friends and meet with old acquaintances, all while enjoying some refreshments. Schedule of events >
Experience local examples of functionally beautiful healthcare design. Hop on a bus and join a tour of a local healthcare facility. Hospital and industry insiders will lead attendees through a selected group of facilities as they discuss various aspects of design and how the building functions. Choose from a list of hospital sites to visit and register to join the tour. Read more about the featured facilities >
Pre-registration for a facility tour is required. There is an additional fee for the facility tours and space is limited. Facility tours are available only to those who have registered for a Full Conference Pass (not available to exhibit hall only, guest/spouse, and one-day pass registrants). Pre-registering entitles you access ONLY to the specific facility tour you preselected. You will be required to wear your conference badge during the tour. Transportation will be provided.