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John Pangrazio, FAIA

In a 40-year career devoted to the advancement of health and healing, John Pangrazio has planned and designed more than 100 exceptional projects that establish new precedents for quality and innovation. He has promoted common ground among health care institutions, patients and communities, and has served as a tireless and influential advocate for the architectural profession. John's vision has shaped NBBJ's extraordinarily successful health care practice, leading it to a position of unparalleled influence in the health care industry and the number one ranking in the world.

His ongoing research into the relationship between the physical environment and healing has resulted in the design of Kaiser Permanente's Oakland Medical Center; the world's first Proton Beam Cancer Treatment and Research Facility at Loma Linda University Medical Center; groundbreaking applications of medical innovations to the design of healing environments for City of Hope National Medical Center; and strategic master plans and designs that shape the future for health care systems.

John serves on the Editorial Review Board of the Health Environments Research & Design Journal, is a fellow and former president of the American College of Healthcare Architects, has served as President of the AIA American Academy of Healthcare, and as an American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) member, has won a Sustainable Design Award and was a Vista Awards Jury member.