Behind the Design

Meet George Tingwald, Stanford's Director of Medical Planning, one of a handful of persons nationwide to hold both an MD degree and an AIA designation as a professional architect. Learn about the history and evolution of hospital design, the patient-centered thought-process utilized to envision the new Stanford Hospital, and the cutting-edge three-dimensional modeling tools used to manage space planning. Through this series of short videos, Dr. Tingwald takes us on a virtual tour of the new 500 Pasteur building introducing the many innovative features to be implemented throughout the facility.