Event Luncheon Speaker Series

September 17, 2013 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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Green Pastures Restaurant
811 W. Live Oak
78704 Austin , TX
Phone: AIA - 512.452.4332


The UT School of Medicine and
University Medical Center/Brackenridge:
Transformation on the Austin Horizon

Kate Henderson; Alan Bell, AIA; and Talmadge Smith, AIA will give an overview of the University of Texas at Austin’s proposed School of Medicine and coordinated plans with Seton’s University Medical Center (Brackenridge Hospital).  Among the various topics to be addressed will be: urban planning, campus planning, business impact, recruitment related to a research and teaching university, healthcare delivery systems in Austin, and regulatory issues being addressed.

Kate Henderson  is the president of the Seton Healthcare Family Central Group of Hospitals. Kate has specific responsibility for Seton Medical Center Austin, Seton Shoal Creek and University Medical Center Brackenridge. In her tenure with Seton, Kate has also served as vice president and chief operating officer for UMC Brackenridge as well as the system vice president for Diagnostic & Therapeutic Services.

Alan R. Bell, AIA LEED® AP BD+C  is the Director of Design and Construction for the Seton Family of Hospitals.  Previously, Alan worked at Dell Inc. as Facilities Manager/Architect.   Alan holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Texas, served as President of the Austin Chapter AIA, and is a founding director of the Austin Foundation for Architecture.

Talmadge Smith, AIA is a Vice President of Page Southerland Page Architects.  Talmadge, who has been working in conjunction with UT Austin and Sasaki Associates, will describe the proposed Campus Master Plan for the University of Texas at Austin, adjacent changes that affect Red River Street, Waller Creek, Waterloo Park and the future of the Frank Erwin Special Events Center.

September 17, 2013 - 11:30am - 1:00pm


Green Pastures Restaurant
811 W. Live Oak
, TX 78704

1 LU

Members - $25 - Please call to purchase ticket (512.452.4332)
Non Members - $33
- Please call to purchase ticket (512.452.4332)

Please Note:  Refunds for AIA Austin events will only be given as a result of event cancellation made by the Chapter.

Buffet lunch provided.  Vegetarian options available. 
Call one week in advance with any dietary restrictions.


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