We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Manuel Hernandez, health practice leader and practicing physician, has been named to Healthcare Design’s HCD 10. An annual awards program that honors professionals across ten categories of nominees, The HCD 10 shines a spotlight on the broad spectrum of stars and their contributions to our industry.
Receiving the honor in the Clinician category, Dr. Hernandez is known for striking the perfect professional balance between medicine and design as a leader of our health practice. The first practicing physician to lead the health market of a top-10 A/E firm, he brings a rare understanding of healthcare because he lives and breathes it every day. In his tenure with CannonDesign, Dr. Hernandez has led the development of the firm’s proprietary and widely successful outcomes-based visioning process, which has been used to help hundreds of clients achieve optimal solutions in clinical strategy, operations, and facility design. With more than twenty years of healthcare experience, he is an internationally-recognized thought leader on clinical futures, having presented at conferences in North America, Europe and Asia and contributor to leading healthcare publications.
The entire group of well-deserving award winners will be featured in the September 2017 issue of Healthcare Design and online.