Regina Kennedy

Regina Kennedy

Dublin, IE



Healthcare design architect.

Expertise acquired through practice, research, and lecturing, following on from previous experience in residential and commercial architecture.
Strengths include concept and detail design, design critique, report writing & research (with a particular passion for therapeutic design, supportive environments), detailed brief development, familiarity with UK standards and guidelines for healthcare facilities.

  • Currently seeking work in consulting or research, including academic research.
  • Registered to practice as architect in Ireland--member of the RIAI.


Research into evidence base for supportive and therapeutic spaces in hospitals, nursing homes, and other healthcare facilities.
Strong on-site experience in hospital construction, acquired in Brazil and latterly in Ireland, including construction within working hospitals entailing various environmental controls.
Note: Academic arcticles, dissertation, published under maiden name Maria Regina Clemesha.



Campbell Conroy Hickey Partnership Architects, Dublin, IE, Senior Architect

Healthcare design architect, wide variety of roles --from concept and project architect to temporary assistant, to site architect or expert consultant--according to requirements of each project and staff availability within the practice at various junctures.

May 2005 - Apr 2011


University of São Paulo (USP), FAU Maranhao, Sao Paulo, MArch, Post Graduation in Urban Environmental Structures

Healthcare design. Research into design process and methodologies in healthcare design. Guidelines for evidence-based therapeutic environment design.

Feb 2000 - Dec 2003

Facultad de Arquitectura y Urbanismo, São Paulo, BR, BArch, Degree in Architecture and Urbanism

Feb 1987 - Dec 1994

Areas of Specialization