Learning Excursion | Thursday, Oct. 26 from 2:15 - 5 pm
Deep in the Heart of Houston
The Texas Medical Center is the largest medical center in the world. Equivalent to the 8th largest business district in the United States, TMC has more than 50 million square feet of patient care, education and research space. Home to the world’s largest children’s hospital and world’s largest cancer hospital, TMC treats more than 10 million patients annually. Sites on the tour will include Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital Pavilion for Women, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Methodist Research Center and a short ride on Houston’s Metro Rail. On this excursion, you will learn best practices in the design and construction of healthcare facilities; gain insight into examples of new innovations in healthcare; and network with healthcare thought leaders.
Allison Muth, Texas Children’s Hospital
Abby Roberson, Texas Medical Center
Cynthia Walston, FAIA, LEED AP, FKP Architects Inc.
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
Optional event, not included with a convention registration. Preregistration required by Sept. 15.