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Continuing Education


Webinars

Title Publication Date
How Collaboration Leads to Integrated Healthcare Art Programs August, 2017
The Highly Reliable Hospital: Creating a Facility for a Highly Reliable Organization August, 2017
The Importance of Acoustics on Patient Care: A Case Study on The Lunder Building August, 2017
Healthcare Reform and Quality Care Improvement Update July, 2017
A Sneak Preview of the 2018 FGI Guidelines: Are you Ready for Change? June, 2017
Beyond Aging in Place: Opportunities and Innovative Solutions through Universal Design June, 2017
Test Your Code Knowledge June, 2017
Imagining a Hospital for the Future: Design Concepts and Operational Strategies for a Healthy Population May, 2017
The Changing Faces of Ambulatory Care Models May, 2017
Clean Flow: Fact or Fiction – Design Implications that Affect the Bottom Line April, 2017
Supporting Population Health: A Tool for Design April, 2017
To Age is Human: Universal Design Research and Trends March, 2017
Psychology in the Workplace: A Foundation for the Importance of Patient Experience March, 2017
Helping People Lead Healthy Lives February, 2017
Mental and Behavioral Health Facilities: Critical Design Issues February, 2017
The St. Francis Millennium Cancer Center: Design for a Healthy Clinical Workplace January, 2017
Practical Tips for Integrating EBD into the Traditional Design Process January, 2017
Innovative Hospitals Created by Architecture's Most Renowned Designers December, 2016
Storytelling in the Built Environment November, 2016
The Future is Now - Integrating Technology into the New Memory Care Design September, 2016
Evidence-based Design Tips for Art in Healthcare September, 2016
The Green Road Project: Healing Via Nature for Wounded Warriors September, 2016
Creating Safer Spaces in Healthcare: Impacts, performance, and outcomes of rubber flooring in healthcare and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) September, 2016
Undercover Masterplan: Design as a Catalyst to Unite Two Hospital Systems September, 2016
Evaluating Design Mock-Ups to Enhance Quality and Patient Care August, 2016
High-Consequence Infectious Disease: 10 Ideas to Improve Safety in Patient Care June, 2016
Nurses as Leaders in Healthcare Design March, 2016
Applied Research in Focus: Insight from a Pre/Post Occupancy Evaluation September, 2015
Environmental Standards Council Series: The Case for Access to Nature in the 2014 Guidelines for Design and Construction of Health Care Facilities March, 2013
The Application of Color in Healthcare Setting March, 2013
Title Format Date(s) Offered Cost
Emergency Department Strategic Design Workshop Workshop May 11, 2016 to May 12, 2016
Family Centered NICU Design Standards Workshop August 25, 2016
Family-Centered Cancer Care Simulation Lab Workshop October 5, 2016 $0.00
Ambulatory Surgery Center Design – Using a Human-Centered Approach to Improve Safety, Efficiency, and the Patient Experience Workshop September 12, 2019 to September 13, 2019 $300.00
Pebble Partner Colloquium - May 2013 Workshop May 8, 2013 to May 10, 2013
Smart Glass Solutions for Interior Commercial Structures Webinar/Online Learning January 13, 2017 $0.00
Advancing the Daylighting Discussion Webinar/Online Learning May 1, 2016 to May 31, 2017 $0.00
Innovative Design Trends for Health-Care Environments Webinar/Online Learning December 1, 2017 to December 31, 2018 $0.00
Circadian Lighting in the Built Environment Webinar/Online Learning December 1, 2017 to December 31, 2018 $0.00
Circadian Lighting in the Built Environment Webinar/Online Learning January 4, 2018 $0.00
Health Care: Better Designs for Better Care Webinar/Online Learning December 1, 2018 to December 31, 2019 $0.00
Design Strategies for Optimal Well-Being in Health-Care Environments Webinar/Online Learning December 1, 2016 to December 31, 2017
Leading Change – A Vision and an Opportunity for a New Urban Birth Center. The journey (so far) of leading change for vision, culture, and space congruence Webinar/Online Learning June 21, 2019 $0.00
Clinicians Involved in Healthcare Design: Strategies, Resources, and Research Webinar/Online Learning July 18, 2019 $0.00
How to Plan and Design for the "What-If" Scenario Webinar/Online Learning $0.00
Patient Safety: Considering Risk in the Built Environment Webinar July 18, 2013 $65.00
Creating and Using an Evidence-based Design Glossary Webinar July 18, 2013 $65.00
An Evidence-Based Approach to Healthcare Art Webinar July 27, 2011 $0.00
HCD/ IIDA Education Day Series Webinar August 14, 2012 $0.00
Health Design Myths & Legends: Lessons from Systems Engineering Webinar September 19, 2013 $65.00
Taking the Pulse of Ambulatory Care Environments Webinar June 13, 2013 $65.00
Creating a LEED Healthcare Facility from Groundbreaking to Completion Webinar September 27, 2012 $0.00
Creating Safer Spaces in Healthcare Webinar $0.00
Designing and Evaluating the Inpatient Room: An Evidence-Based Toolkit Webinar September 19, 2013 $65.00
Post Occupancy Tools for Community Health Centers Webinar June 13, 2013 $65.00
Symposium on Designing For, With and From User Experience Webinar $0.00
Is Your Break Room Giving You the Break You Need? Webinar April 20, 2017 $0.00
Wellbeing in the Workplace Webinar $65.00
A Culture of Inquiry Drives the 50-Year Odyssey of an Iconic Father Daughter Team Webinar May 16, 2013 $65.00
Facility Design Support for Mental Health: The Built Environment, Acoustics, and PTSD Webinar January 27, 2016 $215.00

Maintaining Certification

Have you moved or changed employers?

You must notify EDAC at edac@healthdesign.org so that your renewal notifications are sent to your current email and mailing addresses.

After successfully passing the EDAC exam and earning your EDAC credential, you will need to complete six hours of approved continuing education units (CEUs) and pay a renewal fee every two years to maintain your EDAC status. ​


The Center is one of several organizations that offers the approved courses you’ll need to sharpen your skills and stay EDAC-certified. From infection prevention to health-promoting soundscapes and much more, the courses listed below will introduce you to a variety of evidence-based design tools, trends, and concepts to support your continuing education in this vital field.

Certified individuals can download the EDAC Renewal Checklist here.

Instructors and presenters can fill out the Program Submission form here.



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