Dr Hina Lad
Areas of Expertise
Brief development, Healthcare environments, Stakeholder engagement
Hina is a healthcare architect and researcher with over 20 years’ experience in the healthcare sector in the UK and internationally.
Currently Hina works for Imperial Trust as an Architect - Healthcare Planner developing Employers Requirements and Strategic Business Cases for three master - planning sites: St Marys, Charing Cross and Hammersmith Hospital. Hina is also a Teaching Assistant for the, MSc in Healthcare Facilities at UCL and a Honorary Senior Research Associate at the Bartlett School of Architecture.
In 2019 Hina was awarded a PhD in ‘Surgical Environments and Medical Technologies’ at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL. During this time, Hina also worked as an Associate Architect for Llewelyn Davies on a number of strategic hospital master - planning and feasibility projects the Evelina Children’s Hospital phase 2 and the review of Epsom and St Helier Trust proposal.
In early 2019 Hina joined Penoyre & Prasad Architects as Senior Healthcare Planner on Project Oriel, a major new facility for Moorfields Eye Hospital and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology in King’s Cross, London, Hina is continuing as a research on this project through UCL. Hina’s project experience ranges from working on the initial stages of strategic and outline business case developments, brief development, stakeholder engagement, concept design, master planning, clinical planning, end -user liaisons, detail design, technical design and project management. Hina has have lived and worked in a number of other countries including USA, Middle East, Russia and Australia where she applied my skills and knowledge in planning and designing large acute hospitals and meeting local regulatory healthcare requirements, procurement legislation and environmental constraints.