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Putting People First: Healthy Building Trends

Architects and Interior Designers are constantly pushing themselves to be at the forefront of new ideas and trends in healthy buildings that integrate biophilic design elements – an option that is not a choice today, but a must, as the world and workplace strive to understand and adapt to life amidst a lingering health pandemic. - Kathleen Neama

[DT logo] Creativity in Design to Enrich Lives

The Design Thinkers Blog presents the diverse viewpoints of our team members. We hope you enjoy their perspective and ideas on all the things that inspire and excite them.  We are SLAM!

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Putting People First: Healthy Building Trends

Architects and Interior Designers are constantly pushing themselves to be at the forefront of new ideas and trends in healthy buildings that integrate biophilic design elements – an option that is not a choice today, but a must, as the world and workplace strive to understand and adapt to life amidst a lingering health pandemic. - Kathleen Neama

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A building that’s all about the people

The Health Sciences Education Center (HSEC) at the University of Minnesota opened in Summer 2020. At over 150,000-SF of new construction and another 50,000-SF of renovation in the adjacent Phillips Wangensteen Building , it is a massive project that will have a major impact on the connectedness and education of future doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and other health professionals on the Twin Cities campus. - Karen Parzych

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NEW ENGLAND MATERIAL COST & LEAD TIME TRENDS – September 2020

As the fourth quarter begins, SLAM Construction Services continues to monitor cost changes, lead times and trends in local construction…

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SLAM Principal and Interior Designer Joins Firm’s Orlando Office

ORLANDO, Florida, September 22, 2020 – Monika Avery, NCIDQ, IIDA, LEED AP BD + C, a principal and interior designer for The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM), has joined the firm’s Orlando office, bringing more than 20 years of design experience (12 years at SLAM) and service to the corporate and higher education markets. Her practice expertise will augment SLAM Orlando’s nationally recognized justice practice.

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SLAM completes Doylestown Health’s Cardiovascular and Critical Care Pavilion

Philadelphia, PA. – September 9, 2020 – The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM) (formerly CBRE | Heery Design Group), in partnership with Doylestown Health, completed a new $54 million, 100,000-SF three-story addition to Doylestown Hospital, called the Cardiovascular and Critical Care Pavilion, located in Doylestown, PA.  The second floor of the Pavilion houses the Center for Heart and Vascular Care (the Center), marking the completion of phase one of a three-phase project.