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Manuel Hernandez, MD, MBA, FACEP, CPE

Health Practice Leader



Dr. Hernandez, a member of CannonDesign’s Health Market Core Leadership Team focused on client strategies, is a dynamic physician executive with more than twenty years of healthcare experience. A trained design thinker and practicing physician, Dr. Hernandez is well-known for his unique perspective and ability to transform world-class health systems – providing the utmost value to our clients. 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. He is an internationally-recognized thought leader on clinical futures, having presented at conferences in North America, Europe and Asia and contributed to leading healthcare publications, including Emergency Physicians International.

Healthcare is my life, my passion, my reason for getting out of bed every morning.

Manuel Hernandez, MD, MBA, FACEP, CPE