Tama Duffy Day Healthy Design, Aging with Grace ‘in-place’ and Ikigai; finding your purpose, at every age.
Tama Duffy Day works at Gensler as a firmwide leader within the health sector. Gensler is a global architecture, design, and planning firm with 49 locations across the world. In a career in design that spans more than three decades, Tama’s expertise in health ranges from projects in academic medical centers to community hospitals and senior living. As a frequent advocate for the benefits of generative space, Tama is dedicated to raising awareness of the impact that design has on health and longevity, and she is a global advocate for older adults. Tama is focused on representing the positive side of aging in her work and is looking to eliminate bias in every industry. Today, Tama joins me on the podcast to talk about healthy design, generative spaces, aging with grace, and the importance of finding your purpose at every stage and age in life. She shares her input on the power of inclusion, notes the benefits of aging, and talks about her fears and her plan to overcome them. “The more I learn, the more I recognize I really don’t know much.” - Tama Duffy Day This week on In the Doctor’s Chair Aging in place The benefits of aging What is a fifteen-minute community? Conquering fear The power of constant curiosity In the Doctor’s Chair Thanks for listening to In the Doctor’s Chair, the show where you’ll hear conversations that share life lessons, health habits, and leadership practices that focus on positive psychology, lifestyle medicine, and ways for you to live with more vitality. If you enjoyed this episode, please subscribe to the show and leave a comment wherever you listen to your podcasts. For more resources to help you to live with more vitality, please visit my website. Apple Podcasts I TuneIn I Google Play I Stitcher I Spotify