International Academy for Design & Health (IADH)

The International Academy for Design & Health (IADH) is a global non-profit organization with an interdisciplinary knowledge community dedicated to the stimulation and application of research concerning the interaction between design, health, science, culture, and economics. Founded in 1997, the aim of the IADH is to provide a highly visible global forum for promoting an ongoing international exchange of research findings among scientists, designers, health professionals, industry, and Ministries of Health worldwide.

Fundamental to the Academy's work is the development of a theoretical understanding of the importance of salutogenic design and its application in the design of physical environments that prevent disease and support and promote human health, well-being, and quality of life. The Academy offers an inclusive environment for collaborating with its government, academic, and professional partners around the world. For more information, visit www.designandhealth.com.

Research Submitted

Title Author Datesort ascending
Surveys on Hospital Design Michael Moxam, OAA, MRAIC, Assoc. AIA (Dunlop Architects Inc.) Jul 01, 2003
Changing the Care Environment for Children and Families Maggie Redshaw, PhD Jul 01, 2003
Humanizing Healthcare: Fitness/Wellness Centers as the Community Locus for Health Promotion J. Thomas Seymour, AIA Jul 01, 2003
Analysis of Staff Behavior in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Mardelle McCuskey Shepley, Ph.D. (Texas A&M University) Jul 01, 2003
A Case Study of the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre Mary Jo Hind (Vermeulen/Hind Architects) Jul 01, 2003
Transforming a 1950's Hospital with the Health Gardens Planning Concept Susan Black Jul 01, 2003
Planning of the Pre-Concept Architectural Design for the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal Robert A. Hamilton Jul 01, 2003
A New Paradigm of Design and Health Alan Dilani, Ph.D. (International Academy for Design and Health) Jul 01, 2003
From Visions to Plans and Physical Environments: Designing Hospitals from a Patient Perspective Ragnhild Aslaksen Jul 01, 2003
Design and Health: A New Paradigm Romano Del Nord (University of Florence, Italy) Jul 01, 2003

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