Tyler Schwede, EDAC
Designer, Medical Planner and Researcher, HKS, Inc
As a designer, medical planner and researcher for HKS, Tyler Schwede is driven by a passion to enhance the quality of the healing environment and the patient experience by fusing modern design with evidence-based principles. Tyler attended the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign where he received his Master in Architecture with a focus on healthcare environments and urban design. Since graduation in 2014, Tyler was awarded a number of Fellowships to advocate and advance the use of parametric modeling for medical planning and design. Tylerís recent speaking engagements include internal and national healthcare conferences and seminars on the future of healthcare design, recently speaking at the Healthcare Design Conference.