Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, a Legacy of Great Healthcare & Design to be presented by architects from Payette and AKU at the 29th Annual Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo

Payette Headquarters, Boston, MA. August 17, 2016. Next month, hear from three of our healthcare architects and leaders on one of our legacy projects. We’ll be presenting with our client from the Aga Khan University at the Healthcare Facilities Symposium in Orlando, Florida.

Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan. (image credit: Payette)
Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan. (image credit: Payette)

Payette and AKU

Over the past 30 years, Payette and AKU have worked closely together through numerous master plans, additions and expansions to maintain the character of integrated buildings and landscaped courtyards while adapting the campus to new medical technologies, healthcare delivery, and project delivery methods.

Healthcare Facilities Symposium – Session Details

Legacy of Great Healthcare & Design: Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi

Tuesday, September 20, 2016  |  8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Open to Conference Attendees Only

A finalist for the American College of Healthcare Architects Legacy Award in 2016, the Aga Khan University was conceived in 1970 to improve healthcare delivery and medical education throughout Pakistan. The state-of-the-art hospital and medical education complex demonstrates that a modern architectural solution should preserve the spirit of its culture. Today, the campus is the hub of an integrated health delivery network that delivers care to one million patients annually in Pakistan and the surrounding region.

Learn how the architectural language established in 1970 has evolved over thirty years, and how Payette and AKU have maintained a long-term, thriving professional relationship.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  1. Understand the precedents, inspiration, and cultural education embedded in the architectural design of the AKU Hospital Karachi campus.
  2. Explore the evolution of the AKU Hospital Karachi campus over thirty years from master plan to projects under design.
  3. Discover the methods of project delivery that has maintained a strong professional relationship between AKU and Payette over thirty years.
  4. Learn how AKUH Karachi integrates local materials, traditional typologies, modern architectural design, and state-of-the-art healthcare delivery.

Speaker Details:

Session Speakers of Legacy of Great Healthcare & Design: Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi
Session Speakers of Legacy of Great Healthcare & Design: Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi

Mark Careaga, AIA
Associate Principal, Payette

Alison Laas, AIA
Associate, Payette

Scott Rawlings, AIA, FACHA, LEED AP
Healthcare Practice Leader, Payette

Samir Sadrudin
Head of Design, Aga Khan University

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