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- Corporate Realty, Design
& Management Institute
- IFMA Healthcare Council  
- Inova Health System  
- Practice Greenhealth  

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Event Details

  Friday, September 16  
  Inova Fairfax Hospital  
  Cyrus Vesuna Auditorium  
  Physicians Conference Center  
  3300 Gallows Road  
  Falls Church, VA 22042  
  7:45 AM to 8:30 AM:  
  Registration and Continental Breakfast  
  8:30 AM to 2:30 PM:  
  Program (Includes Lunch)  
  2:30 PM to 3:00 PM  
  Optional tour of Inova’s South Patient Tower  

Registration Fees

  At the door $99  
  Advance Registration $89  
  IFMA, ASHE, Practice Greenhealth Members $69  
Educational Credits
  AIA          3 LUs (HSW, SD)  
  CHFM      .3 CEUs  
  IFMA        3 CFM Points  
  IIDA         Pending  
  GBCI        3 LEED AP CE hours  
  Engineers  3 PDH hours  

Program Co-Hosts


Georgia Pacific, Mats Inc, Philips, Schneider Electric, SaniGLAZE, SpacesaverInfolinx, Tennant, Tremco


Media Partners


FacilityCare, Healthcare Building Ideas


     September 16, 2011 - Washington, DC

In this half day seminar, you will get face-to-face with some of the most knowledgeable experts in healthcare and tap their expertise on:

  • Looking out the C-Suite’s picture window at healthcare reform. The most significant economic forces and financial metrics now in play. What may be built, what might not, and why

  • How 10 Forces are Changing Health Care Design

  • Measuring sustainability programs – Lessons learned from across the U.S. What surveys are telling us about cultural changes, pushback issues, and economic factors

  • How the best performing hospitals are generating energy savings, setting their priorities, and measuring results

  • Selecting appropriate metrics to frame your case when engaging in first cost vs. life cycle cost debates

  • No problem approaches when told there’s no capital budget

  • How hospitals are balancing durability, sustainability, and cost issues and finding the best tradeoffs

  • How the pros are finding hidden efficiencies and value within medical campuses

  • Where the most significant advances in building materials and technology are occurring and where it’s saving the most money

Featured Speakers:

Healthcare Reform’s Effects on Capital Investments - Nicole Paulk, Vice President Strategic Planning & Innovation at Inova Health System, and Tim Prince, Senior VP of Strategic Services at KLMK Group.

How 10 Forces are Changing Healthcare Design - A. Ray Pentecost III, DrPH, FAIA, FACHA, LEED AP, Director/Healthcare Architecture at Clark Nexsen.

Healthcare Sustainability: Trends and Implications – Seema Wadhwa, LEED AP, Director of Sustainability at Inova Health, and Anna Gilmore Hall, Executive Director of Practice Greenhealth.

Panel of Experts:


Barbara Huelat, AAHID, EDAC, FASID, Principal of Huelat Parimucha

Lewis Poe, Director of Facilities, LifeBridge Health

Dan Moore, AIA, LEED AP, Principal/Leader of Perkins+Will's DC Healthcare Practice

Moderated by B. Alan Whitson, RPA, President of Corporate Realty, Design & Management Institute

Tour of New Patient Tower:
Following the seminar, you will have the option to tour Inova Health’s 11story patient tower which is under construction. LEED Silver is being sought on the project which consists of 174 private intensive care and medical/surgical patient rooms.


Brought to You By:
The educational team at the Corporate Realty, Design & Management Institute and IFMA Healthcare Council that delivered “High Performance Hospitals” and “Making Sense Out of
Sustainability in Healthcare” in 36 cities over the past 3 years. These organizations are committed to delivering high quality educational events in local venues throughout North America.

Who Should Attend:

Architects & Designers ▪ Consulting & Mechanical Engineers ▪ Construction Project
Managers ▪ Developers of Healthcare Facilities ▪ Healthcare Facilities Managers &
Engineers ▪ Hospital Plant Operations Managers ▪ Hospital CEOs, Administrators
and Directors

What Attendees Say About These Seminars:

  • “Case studies were great”

  • “Great cost vs. value info”

  • “Good mix of participants”

  • “Helpful sustainable data”

  • "Very informative metrics”

  • “Diversity of presenters”

  • "Real life scenarios given as examples"

  • “Good detail into energy and design issues affecting hospitals”

  • “Excellent data and graphs supporting the individual points”

  • “Do more of these seminars that come to the local area”

  • “Statistical breakdowns to prove the financial case”

  • “Lots of fresh ideas, re-prioritization of old ones”

   Platinum Sponsors - 2011      
Georgia Pacific

Schneider Electric