Teaching Areas

  • Design & Health
  • Design Research
  • Health Infrastructure



/ Affiliated Faculty, Assistant Professor,

Andrew Ibrahim

Assistant Professor of Architecture, Assistant Professor of Surgery

Andrew M. Ibrahim MD, MSc is assistant professor of surgery and architecture at the University of Michigan and Chief Medical Officer at HOK, a global design and architecture firm. He completed his undergraduate and medical degrees education both with Honors at Case Western Reserve University with a year of coursework at University College London and The Bartlett School of Architecture. In addition to his health services research degree from the University of Michigan as a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar, he completed additional policy training as a Crile Fellow at Princeton University and as a Doris Duke Fellow at John Hopkins Hospital.

Dr. Ibrahim’s research at the interface of healthcare, policy evaluation and architecture has resulted in numerous publications, book chapters, international presentations and appointment to the editorial boards at the Annals of Surgery and the JAMA Network. As one of the youngest Senior Principal’s at HOK, he currently serves as the Innovation Principal on a >$2 billion academic health center master plan. His work on “Health in All Design” is being applied in practice across several sectors including aviation, sports, civics, hospitality and housing.