The American College of Healthcare Architects has announced the election of Ann H. Adams, AIA, FACHA, of Davis Partnership as the 2024 President of the Board of Regents.  Ann assumes this role as of January 1, 2024 and succeeds 2023 President Clyde “Ted” Moore III, AIA, ACHA, LEED BD+C. David Allison, FAIA, FACHA of Clemson University has been named 2024 President-Elect of the Board of Regents. In addition, Katie Fricke, AIA, ACHA has joined the Board of Regents.

The PDC Summit brings together thousands working in all disciplines of health care planning, design and construction to advance the health care built environment — mirroring real-life stakeholder collaboration across varied professions and career stages — in one centralized place. 

Registration now open! Join us March 17-20, 2024 in San Diego.

For more information and to register, please visit

What to Expect

Learn about new best practices, discuss your findings and challenges, discover solutions to complex challenges and stay informed about developments in the health care planning, design and construction field.

Attendees can expect:

The Healthcare Design Conference + Expo opened its 2024 Call for Presentations for the event to be held Oct. 5-8 at Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis.

Devoted to how the design of built environments directly impacts the safety, operation, clinical outcomes, and financial and experiential success of healthcare facilities, both now and into the future, the HCD Conference is driven by a robust conference program developed by industry professionals.

Organizers welcome presentation proposals that respond to the current needs of healthcare organizations and solutions being put into place across the healthcare planning, design, construction, and operations/facility management sectors. The deadline to submit a presentation proposal is Friday, Feb. 2. For more information and the proposal form, visit