Faculty Profile:

Christopher Naughton AIA, ACHAPrincipal, Healthcare Practice Leader, Senior Healthcare PlannerHMC Architects
Chris Naughton is HMC's Healthcare Practice Leader located in the Sacramento office . With 30 years as a healthcare architect, it's been his personal mission to design a better patient and family experiences. His understanding of current operational issues informs his flexible planning approach needed in today's changing models of care. Chris works closely with facility staff to visualize solutions that are innovative, effective, and efficient. He steers groups to consensus and works closely with all involved maintaining overall team cohesion and effectiveness. Mindful of new regulations, he requires design to include what is necessary while exploring what is possible.