Well-Being

We design buildings first and foremost for people – spaces that inspire and empower them to work, live, and learn to their greatest potential.

Stamford Staff Lounge

Promoting Patient and Practitioner Health

New Stamford Hospital

Stamford Hospital

Our evidence-based design approach, including partnerships with organizations like Planetree, had led to a growing awareness of the link between design and well-being. In this article from Medical Construction & Design, Lead Designer Tushar Gupta and Research Director Laurie Waggener provide snapshots of some recent projects and features that address these issues.

Central staircase

Interprofessional Opportunities

College of Nursing, College of Dentistry & Bioengineering Institute

New York University

Creative learning models bring students together across programs so they can learn to efficiently work together as a team to optimize patient care.

Collaborative Space Advancing Mission

Featured Well-Being News & Publications

view of nature outside of higher education building

Connect with Nature

featuring Leigh Stringer, Stella Tarnay, Melanie Choukas-Bradley , Dr. Stacy B. Stryer

interior shot of wellness center lobby with students interacting in the space

The design for William & Mary's McLeod Tyler Wellness Center received the Sustainablity Advancement award from the IIDA Mid-Atlantic Chapter

interior lobby of behavioral health facility with a lot of natural light

Senior Project Director of Behavioral Health Eric Kern shares how healthcare designers can integrate comfort and safety in behavioral healthcare environments in Medical Construction & Design Magazine

exterior facade of William & Mary McLeod Tyler wellness center

The design for William & Mary's McLeod Tyler Wellness Center helps to shift the perception of mental health on campus. Learn more from AIA Virginia's inform Magazine