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August 2022

© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Release of the Family-Centred Maternity and Newborn Care: National Guidelines Chapter 8

Release of the Family-Centred Maternity and Newborn Care: National Guidelines Chapter 8

We are pleased to share the release of Public Health Agency of Canada’s (PHAC) Chapter 8: Organization of Services and the Epilogue of the updated Family-Centred Maternity and Newborn Care: National Guidelines on August 10, 2022. The guidelines are dedicated to improving and creating consistency in maternal and newborn health and to inform evidence-based practice across Canada. The aim of the guidelines is to positively impact health from preconception to postpartum, and throughout
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | SickKids Adolescent Mental Health Inpatient Unit

SickKids Adolescent Mental Health Inpatient Unit

Parkin helped redesign the Slaight Family Integrated Mental Health Unit at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto. The unit cares for children and youth who are experiencing a broad range of  mental health conditions and eating disorders. The hospital engaged our team to design a healing environment that could meet the needs of
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© Parkin Architects Ltd. | Richard Huot, How Teaching Makes Me a Better Architect

Richard Huot, How Teaching Makes Me a Better Architect

Over the past 5 years, Richard Huot, Managing Principal of our Ottawa office has been teaching at Carleton University in the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism. Richard has been sharing his knowledge with 4th Year Bachelors students in both Architecture and Engineering as well as 1st year master of architecture students through the, “Architectural
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