Design & Construction Seminars

9:50 am - 10:15 am

Adaptive Reuse: a New Lease of Life… Altnagelvin Hospital Restaurant and Paediatrics Department Refurbishment, Londonderry, Northern Ireland

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10:20 am - 10:45 am

A Case Study: Placing Primary Health at the Centre (Aylesbury Health Centre)

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10:50 am - 11:15 am

Estates Masterplanning with Implementation in Mind: Developing Deliverable Clinically Focused Estates Strategies

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11:20 am - 11:45 am

Designing Out Challenge with Drainage

  1. Fire
  2. Sustainability
  3. Acoustics

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12:15 pm - 12:40 pm

Embodied Carbon vs Operational Carbon – What Makes a Flooring Sustainable Within a Healthcare Environment?

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2:00 pm - 2:25 pm

James Paget University Hospital: A Concept Ward for Single In-patient Rooms

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2:30 pm - 2:55 pm

Future Estates Planning – Oak Cancer Centre at The Royal Marsden

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3:00 pm - 3:25 pm

Net Zero, Adaptable and Wellbeing Focused: A New Class of Primary Care

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  • View full profile for Joanna WilsonJoanna Wilson Project Architect and Sustainability Lead - Medical Architecture
3:30 pm - 3:55 pm

How Colours Can Create a Neurodiverse Friendly Environment

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4:00 pm - 4:25 pm

Backworth: A Holistic Approach to Ageing Well

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3:30 pm - 3:55 pm

TBC

9:45 am - 10:10 am

Identification and Management of RAAC

Anjub will explore the issues currently being presented around Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete, more commonly known as RAAC. He will explain what RAAC is, why it is a problem, and look at ways to manage RAAC issues:

- What is RAAC?
- Why is it presenting such an issue across public buildings?
- Guidance on how to manage RAAC issues

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  • View full profile for Anjub AliAnjub Ali Senior Construction Specialist - NHS Shared Business Services
10:20 am - 10:45 am

Nature Brings People Together

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10:50 am - 11:15 am

Healing Space for Mental Health

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11:20 am - 11:45 am

Making the Most of a Challenging Site for Vulnerable Service Users: Kimmeridge Court Eating Disorders Unit

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12:15 pm - 12:40 pm

Noise is a Health Issue; Acoustic Design for the Eye the Ear and the Mind

Noise detrimentally affects both patients and staff in healthcare with the sound environment linked to stress, heart rate, blood pressure, and mental health.

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  • View full profile for Andrea HarmanAndrea Harman Concept Developer Healthcare - Saint-Gobain Ecophon
2:00 pm - 2:25 pm

Reuse or Replace: Reviving an Aging NHS estate

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2:30 pm - 2:55 pm

Improving Patient Access to Wheelchairs and Patient Experience

The universal problem with patient access to wheelchairs and inefficient wheelchair management at hospitals can be solved.
The importance of looking outside the box, testing new innovations - having the courage to venture into new waters and trial innovation
The importance of cooperating and spreading the word about good practices to break the status quo and improve patient experience and wheelchair management at other NHS trusts.

SPEAKERS

  • View full profile for Claire MelodyClaire Melody Facilities Manager - PFI/Property - King's College Hospital
  • View full profile for Patricia MecinskaPatricia Mecinska Assistant Director of Patient Experience, - King's College Hospital