The Challenge Design a state-of-the-art, multi-specialty general hospital that embraces the dual purpose of catering to the medical needs of the local community and positioning Shanghai as a premier destination for international visitors seeking medical care in the city. Carefully crafted to promote accessibility, comfort and engagement with patients, it will provide a comprehensive range […]
Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron have won a competition to design a children's hospital and a teaching/research centre in Zurich, Switzerland. The three-storey hospital building will be constructed using locally milled timber and will accommodate a series of round and rectangular plant-filled courtyards for patients and their guests. The teaching and research centre will be contained within a
This Handbook provides evidence-based, hands-on guidance for managing and preventing childhood illnesses when resources are limited in low- and middle-income countries. It also offers management approaches to the major causes of childhood mortality.
History of the Grand Canal Inspires Hospital Design The Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital Grand Canal Branch is situated along the banks of the historical Jing-Hang Grand Canal, a significant cultural symbol in the region and the leading inspiration for the new Sir Shaw Hospital. As a historical gateway to trade and exploration throughout China, the Jing-Hang Canal has played a prominent role in the development of the region’s rich culture, history and economy.