On December 8th, Lawrence Group’s Mike Schnaare joined Saint Louis University Hospital’s Kelly Baumer to present a webinar hosted by the AIA Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH). The webinar, “From Centralized Nursing Unit to a Decentralized Nursing Unit with Academic Learning Space,” covered the differences between various models explored, lessons learned from mockups and anecdotal feedback from clinical staff and patients after being in operation since September 1st. Lawrence Group’s director of marketing, Michelle Yates, moderated the event.
Mike specializes in healthcare design with 25 years of experience in managing award-winning healthcare projects. He co-leads the firm’s healthcare studio, managing more than 500 million dollars in healthcare construction over the last five years. Kelly is the vice president of specialty services for SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital. She oversaw the master development plan for the new SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital.
The Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH) is an AIA Knowledge Community that shares the latest research and innovations in healthcare design through education and networking opportunities.