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.


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, working with a variety of companies and nonprofit organizations in the healthcare industry. Read more about my journey.

Contact me if you’d like to find how I can help you navigate the brave new world of social media and content marketing.


From Sara's Blog

Health Benefits of Nature: One Study 31 Years Later

I shared a recent New Yorker article this week about “How Trees Calm Us Down” that led with a mention of Roger Ulrich’s 1981 study of surgical patients in hospital rooms with views of trees vs. a brick wall. How is it that 31 years after Ulrich’s study was published in Science, it’s still the go-to reference for talking about the health benefits of […]

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How Can We Design for Longevity?

When asked, most adults age 45 and over say they want to stay in their own home as long as possible.  Or at least stay in their local community. And yet, many end up moving into senior living communities in their 70s and 80s because their health declines,  they can’t afford in-home help, and their children […]

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