Naomi Sachs, PhD, ASLA, EDAC
Therapeutic Landscapes Network
Naomi A. Sachs is Founding Director of the Therapeutic Landscapes Network, co-author with Clare Cooper Marcus of the book Therapeutic Landscapes: An Evidence-Based Approach to Designing Healing Gardens and Restorative Outdoor Spaces, and Editorial Assistant for Health Environments Research and Design (HERD) Journal. She received a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, and is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Architecture at Texas A&M University’s Center for Health Systems & Design. As the recipient of the 2016/2017 Arthur N. Tuttle Fellowship and the 2015/2016 Center for Health Design’s New Investigator Award, Naomi is developing a standardized toolkit for the evaluation of gardens in healthcare facilities.