Faculty Profile:

Shehani Fernando, ACHE, EDAC, LEED APAssociate Principal/ Lead Healthcare PlannerPerkins Eastman
Shehani is the Associate Principal at Perkins Eastman, a well-rounded Lead Medical Planner with over 18 years of OSHPD healthcare expertise on inpatient and outpatient facilities in California. Her expertise involves both large-scale ground up facilities and remodels with complex phasing and programming/ planning per evidence-based design and industry best practices. She strives to create innovative, efficient, and functional healing environments that can adapt to changes in healthcare delivery methods, improve patient recovery time, and enhance the patient/family experience. Shehani works with regulatory agencies, consultants and General Contractor on various Integrated Project Delivery methods. Shehani has a Master of Architecture from Norwich University in VT, and Evidence-base Design Accreditation & Certification and is a LEED Accredited Professional