Heather Burpee

Health Design & Energy Efficiency

  • Staff Email: burpeeh@uw.edu
  • Staff Phone: 206.616.6566
  • Current Member of the IDL

Heather Burpee is a Research Assistant Professor and Health Design Specialist at the Integrated Design Lab. She consults leading health design firms on best practices for high quality, energy efficient design for hospitals. As part of her consultation, she has established thorough research on energy efficiency of hospitals, working with leading architects and mechanical engineers to establish goals to radically reduce energy consumption in this building typology. She has traveled extensively in Northern Europe studying innovative hospital design and its applicability to design practice in the US.