Ballinger Senior Principal Louis A. Meilink, Jr., FAIA, FACHA, ACHE and Director of Healthcare Planning Christina Grimes, AIA, LEED AP, ACHA, EDAC, presented Design’s Ability to Transform + Deliver Population Health at this year’s European Healthcare Design Congress. The theme of the virtual event was “At the Tipping Point: Designing for Population and Planetary Health.” Ballinger’s poster and presentation explored how innovative technologies and thoughtful design can increase access to healthcare and promote healthier aging.
Ballinger participated in the Fall 2019 Architecture-For-Health Lecture Series, hosted by the Texas A&M University College of Architecture and the University’s Health Science Center School of Public Health and College of Medicine.
Ballinger Senior Principal Terry D. Steelman, FAIA, along with Peter D. Trice, Partner at The Innova Group and Douglas Carney, Senior Vice President of Real Estate, Facilities and Construction at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), presented “Challenges and Opportunities of Designing in a Urban Environment, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, New Patient Tower Project.” The televised presentation described the planning and design of a new patient tower on CHOP’s campus.
The virtual, multi-part Best of Year Awards ceremony was a part of “Best of Design 2020,” a virtual festival honoring this year’s design highlights and outstanding achievements.
Ballinger’s Angela M. Fante, PE, SECB, LEED AP will be presenting today at the Structural Engineering Equity and Engagement Symposium in Anaheim, CA. The event, as part of the 2019 Structural Engineering Summit from November 12 to 15, is hosted annually by the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA) and entails a variety of events including high-quality educational talks, industry exhibitors, and peer networking to advance the industry.
Angela’s will be joining the 2019 summit as a SE3 Committee Member and will be presenting on Performance Reviews and Feedback specifically. Her talk will focus on the necessity of feedback and the importance of always advocating for oneself in a performance review cycle. As an experienced structural engineer and leader in the field, Angela brings extensive insight on the industry and will engage the summit audience to be able to bring actionable knowledge back to their own practices.