Recent News

  • Grant Deadline Approaching

    The funding cycle for research proposal is approaching. If you are considering submitting a grant request please see the research section of this website....

  • Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation 2015 Research Grant Award

    The Academy on Architecture for Health Foundation (AAFH) has awarded it largest single grant to Cornell University and a team of healthcare architects led by Mardelle McCuskey Shepley, D.Arch., FAIA, FACHA for a study of building performance for inpatient behavioral environments. The research study will......

  • 2015 AAH Foundation Fundraising Event in Chicago

    The Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art has been selected for 2015 Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation fundraising event at the annual AAH/ACHA Summer Leadership Conference. Come join us on July 17, 2015 for the third annual fundraiser. It will be an evening with art,......

  • Academy Of Architecture For Health Foundation 2017-2018 Research Grant Awards

    Through the support of our generous donors, The Academy of Architecture for Health Foundation (AAFH) was able to award two research grants this cycle.  The first grant has been awarded to Dr. Farhana Ferdous of Howard University.  Her study will explore the role that spatial......

  • Preliminary Findings Shared

    Can design influence user satisfaction and use? Adding to the literature of evidence-based design is a recent study funded by AAHF comparing user satisfaction of two maternity waiting homes in Malawi, each with a different architectural design. One home was built following a standard “barracks-like”......