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Thank you to Prof Stefano Capolongo and Roberto Ravegnani Morosini for hosting an insightful OPEN TALK at Politecnico di Milano with international colleagues to discuss experiences and case studies on #hospital #design. Health outcomes are a responsibility of all disciplines, #medicalscience needs a multidisciplinary collaboration with #designscience.Great day @ Politecnico di Milano. At the starting day of the Architectural Design Studio III, related to HOSPITAL DESIGN, by Stefano Capolongo and Roberto Ravegnani Morosini , a special OPEN TALK with some international colleagues!

Marcio Oliveira from Universidade Católica de Brasília
Gunther De Graeve from International Academy for Design & Health
Alan Dilani from International Academy for Design and Health

they present their experiences and international case studies !

Several colleagues join to the open talk Marco Gola, Micaela Pesatori, Maddalena Buffoli, Andrea Rebecchi, Erica Mosca, Marta Dell'Ovo, Andrea Brambilla, Dario Nachiero, Monica Moscatelli and many others !

A great opportunity for students and PhD candidates for improving their knowledge in HOSPITAL DESIGN !
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