News & Publications: Well-Being

Childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century. To help address this complex epidemic at its roots – from genetics and poor diet to reduced physical activity – three renowned children's hospitals have dedicated space to features not usually found in healthcare facilities. More

EYP is partnering with the University of Virginia to research the impact of our recently designed McLeod Tyler Wellness Center. Part of the College of William and Mary campus, this new student health center combines several health and wellness services into one facility - and our research will examine the beneficial effects of this new space on faculty and students. More

Research shows that environments that embrace the outdoors not only improve productivity and increase interaction, but they are critical to successfully creating spaces where people want to study, create, work, and live. More

Design Intelligence magazine features an article by EYP's Leigh Stringer and Teresa Rainey exploring how the built environment can support a healthy workforce.

More and more colleges and universities are realizing they need improved health and wellness facilities that better address today’s students’ health concerns. More

Leigh Stringer gives a synopsis of her research into outdoor workplaces with the Mind Body Green news website.

Cision PR newswire profiles Jersey Shores $265 million investment in state-of-the-art outpatient facility featuring leading-edge cancer center, physician and medical specialties, and academic and research space.

AIA's newsletter highlights the influx of healthcare and senior living facilities as a promising outlet for young architects to discover their niche expertise. Our healthcare lead designer, Tushar Gupta weighs in.

The study compares and analyzes responses from students in three living-learning environments - at Pace University, Michigan State University, and the University of Michigan - regarding interactions with peers and faculty; involvement in co- and extra-curricular activities; and satisfaction with their residence hall environment. More

AIA Georgia Recognizes EYP's WellStar Learning Academy with a Design Award