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HKS Wins Two 2024 AIA Healthcare Design Awards

HKS-designed Emory Musculoskeletal Institute (EMSK) and the Children’s Hospital of Richmond (Virginia) at VCU Children’s Tower honored with 2024 AIA Healthcare Design Awards.

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To Understand Nurse Burnout, Listen to the Nurses

Stress and burnout are affecting nurses at alarming rates, leading to a shortage of these vital caregivers in health systems worldwide. That’s why HKS created a research coalition alongside CADRE and MillerKnoll to study causes of nurse burnout and how physical space impacts stress levels.

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Our project designs are honored with awards from organizations including the American Institute of Architects, Fast Company and the Prix Versailles. Learn why.

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