Uthayan Thurairajah will present a paper at the 10th World Congress on Design and Health (WCDH) in Toronto on July 9-13, 2014.
His paper, ‘Lighting Design & Health: A Source, Modifier and Receiver Model Approach for Salutogenic Design to Promote Health, Wellbeing & Quality of Life in Built Environments’ was selected by the WCDH 2014 Scientific Committee for presentation at the congress.
The conference sponsor, the International Academy for Design & Health (IDAH), is a global, interdisciplinary knowledge community dedicated to the stimulation and application of research concerning the interaction between design, health, science, and culture. IDAH works in close partnership with international governments, academic institutions, and commercial organizations to promote health, well-being and quality of life through environmental design. WCDH is a highly visible global forum for an ongoing exchange of research findings among scientists, designers and industry.