Gabryela is the lead medical planner at CallisonRTKL’s Washington DC-based Healthcare Practice Group. As Senior Medical Planner, her passion for inpatient care delivery has made her a subject matter expert focusing on the design of acute care and critical care patient units. Her extensive medical planning experience covers a range of healthcare projects in all design phases, from master planning to building design. Her holistic planning approach is rooted in process, tailoring style based on client needs to ensure they make the best decisions. She prides herself in challenging the status quo, working with hospital leadership and end-users to reevaluate processes and explore opportunities for improvement and modernization. Her technical knowledge base and unique ability to take clients on an experiential medical planning journey during design have made her a trusted advisor. She is driven to develop innovative strategies and expand her planning leadership ability on each project.