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

Attention Everyone: Hospital Design Matters

It’s always great when the mainstream media writes about what the healthcare design community has been talking about for years. Last week, both the Wall St. Journal and the New York Times featured pieces on hospital design. Columnist Laura Landro of the Journal wrote about the healing powers of public art, while the Times’ architecture […]

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Why Not Some Abstract Art for Healthcare Facilities?

After seeing Henry Domke’s post about abstract art for healthcare earlier this week, I thought I’d jump into the fray.  He’s still conducting his straw poll, but most of the healthcare art experts Domke queried said no to abstract art. In a “Guide to Evidence-based Art” published by The Center for Health Design, authors Kathy […]

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