Emil Slavik, AIA, ACHA, has joined DLR Group|WRL, and will serve as a client leader for the firm’s Healthcare Studio. Based in Columbus, Ohio, he collaborates with DLR Group|WRL design teams to build the firm’s nationwide portfolio and ensure clients receive the best possible service.
Slavik is a licensed architect, is LEAN Six Sigma Certified, and brings more than 30 years of national and international healthcare design and planning experience. He has dedicated his professional life to understanding the unique needs of healthcare facilities, developing an expertise in project conception and programming, medical and operations planning, master planning, strategic facility planning, network realignment and integration, and capital planning. Slavik is an active member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the AIA Academy on Architecture for Health, and a founding member of the American College of Healthcare Architects. He also serves as a healthcare architectural mentor for several universities and to younger practitioners.