Workshop Participants 2017-02-16T16:17:05+00:00


Bios of Participants

Research Status

  • George (Bud) Brainard, Ph.D., Director, Light Research Program and Professor of Neurology – Thomas Jefferson University
  • Karen Lee, B.S., M.S., LC, LEED-AP, Applications Marketing – Osram Sylvania
  • James Sheedy, O.D., M.S., Ph.D.,F.A.A.O,  Director, Vision Performance Institute – Pacific University
  • Eunice Noell-Waggoner, B.S., L.C., President – Center of Design for an Aging Society
  • Shadab Rahman, Ph.D., Research Fellow – Harvard/Brigham & Women’s Hospital
  • Bianca van der Zande, Ph.D., Proposition Developer and Project Manager – Philips Research

Architecture/Lighting Design & Specifications

  • Mary Alcaraz, M.S., B. Arch.Eng., Senior Project Manager – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Karyn Gayle, MBA, BBA., EDAC, Vice President – Healthcare Vertical, Acuity Brands
  • Dorene Maniccia, MS, LC, Leed-AP, Senior Project Leader, Lighting Solutions and Services – Philips Research NA
  • Martin Moore-Ede, MD, PhD, Chairman & CEO – Circadian
  • Karen Murphy, B. Arch.Eng., Senior Lighting Designer – HDR
  • Jason Schroer, Master of Arch., Bach. of Envir. Design, AIA, ACHA, LEED-AP, Director – HKS Architects, Houston Office
  • Ellen Taylor, PhD, AIA, MBA, EDAC, Vice President for Research – Center for Health Design

Healthcare Operations/Standards

  • Doug Erickson, BS, CEO – Facility Guidelines Institute (FGI)
  • Charles Gianfagna, B. Arch., M.A., Principal – Charles Gianfagna, LLC
  • Thomas Jung, M. Arch., BS, Healthcare Planning and Design Consultant – Thomas Jung, LLC
  • Wayne Keathley, MPH, President – CHI St. Luke’s Health/Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Gary Giovinazzo, CHFM, CHSP, CHEP, ASHE,  Alliance Director –  NYC H+H Corporation, CBRE


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