Sara Marberry, EDAC

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I’m a knowledge expert and thought catalyst in healthcare design with extensive marketing, speaking, writing, and social media skills.

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A frequent speaker, blogger and tweeter, I’m the author/editor of five books and am a regular contributor to HEALTHCARE DESIGN magazine.

I’m also a strategic marketing and business development consultant.  Contact me if you’d like to find how I can help you navigate the brave new world of social media and content marketing.

As the former Executive Vice President of the nonprofit Center for Health Design, I oversaw the Evidence‑based Design Assessment and Certification (EDAC) credentialing program, supervised strategic marketing for all programs, and participated in new project development.

Prior to working for The Center, I was president of Sara Marberry Communications, providing marketing and communications services to a diverse group of clients in the healthcare design industry.

From Sara's Blog

Report from Healthcare Design: 70 Degrees & Sunny

If you missed seeing me at the Healthcare Design conference in San Diego, CA, this past week, don’t worry — so did about 4,200 other people. The hard-working folks at Vendome told me it was the biggest conference ever, with more than 4,300 in attendance. So, conservatively, I figure I connected with about 100 people. Probably more, if you count […]

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Designing for Ebola Very Different Than Designing for Infection Control

When I got the assignment from the editor at Healthcare Design (I’m a contributor to the magazine) to write a feature article for the December issue about the importance of infection control in healthcare spaces and how the design of the built environment supports it, I wasn’t all that excited at first. “You have a built-in […]

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