SmithGroup at 2024 ASHE PDC Summit

Connect with SmithGroup thought leaders at the following sessions at the 2024 PDC Summit in San Diego, March 17-20, 2024. The PDC Summit provides opportunities to discover and share new developments in healthcare planning, design and construction. Register through the conference website to attend. 

Monday, March 18 | 4:00 – 5:00 PM 
Competency Clinic: Troubleshooting Project Management Mishaps 
Holly Harris 
Learn to diagnose and prescribe better approaches to project management in this hands-on session. Healthcare architect Holly Harris will join Jeffrey O’Neill of RWJ University Hospital, Mark Howell of Skanska USA Building, Inc., and Steve Templet of Sizeler Thompson Brown Architects to present this competency clinic. 

Tuesday, March 19 | 4:00 – 5:00 PM 
Knowledge Rx: Empowering Next Generation’s Healthcare Architects 
Mariela Bayer and Kierstyn Feldlavy
Developed for emerging healthcare design professionals as well as the seasoned design firm leaders supporting them, this session will share strategies for development in a health care design career. Mariela Bayer and Kierstyn Feldlavy will join Darshana Kulkarni of HDR, Inc., to share strategies and resources for growth and empowerment in health care design. 

Wednesday, March 20 | 9:30 – 10:30 AM 
How UC Davis Health Used Progressive Design Build Delivery to Put One Building Up & Tear One Down 
Tyler Krehlik 
Two pilot projects at UC Davis Health demonstrate the versatility of progressive design build delivery. Tyler Krehlik will join a panel of project team members, including Greg Secor and Creed Kampa of UC Davis Health, Jana Aubert of Cambridge CM, Abe Sipes of DPR Construction, Jim Day of Clark Construction Group, and Muhsin Lihony of LPA, Inc., to share insights of the new ambulatory surgery center designed by SmithGroup.