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Donal Blake

Director
BA (Hons) BArch (Hons), RIAI, RIBA, Architect ARB

Donal is the leader of our healthcare team. With over 20 years of specialist international healthcare experience, Donal has delivered many of the practice's largest acute hospital redevelopments.

Donal has an intuitive ability to engage deeply with and understand the needs of patients and clinicians in specialist sectors, including acute mental healthcare and design for hospice, dementia and elderly care. His emphasis on creating patient and family-centred healing environments goes beyond simply meeting technical and clinical standards. His commitment to maximising therapeutic value for patients while providing an excellent working environment for clinicians is evident in the internal spaces and landscape of his completed buildings.

Donal has lectured at many international healthcare conferences and is a leading advocate of Evidence Based Design in our healthcare projects.

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