Two special awards will be given by The Center for Health Design at this year’s Healthcare Design Expo & Conference. The Changemaker Award honors individuals or organizations that have demonstrated exceptional ability to change the way healthcare facilities are designed and built, and whose work has broad impact on the advancement of healthcare design. This year, George Tingwald, MD, AIA, ACHA, administrative director, medical planning at Stanford Health Care is the Changemaker Award recipient.
The Russ Coile Lifetime Achievement Award, recognizes individuals who have dedicated their careers to the advancement of the healthcare design field and celebrates their significant contributions. This year's Lifetime Achievement award goes to Frank Zilm, D.Arch, FAIA, FACHA, Chester Dean Director of the Institute of Health & Wellness Design at the University of Kansas School of Architecture & Design.