Can light affect your health? Our understanding of the non-visual effects of light and lighting design is constantly growing as the body of research grows. Michael White, EDAC, LC, LEED AP, Senior Lighting Designer at Schuler Shook will be presenting “Senior Living Environments—Evidence-based Indoor Lighting Design Strategies” at the Environments for Aging conference Monday, April 8, 2013, in New Orleans, La.
The work that Michael will present is the result of a team research effort including Sonia Ancoli-Israel, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, Director, Gillin Sleep and Chronomedicine Research Center, Deputy Director, Stein Institute for Research and Richard Wilson, MD, Health Research, LLC. This presentation is part of the Innovations in Technology and Design conference track at Environments for Aging.
Read more to discover the relevance of light to human health and learn why we need evidence-based indoor lighting design strategies for senior environments and healthcare facilities. Or, contact Schuler Shook to schedule a free, AIA CES presentation on the effects of light on human health.