Principal, Science and Technology
Carol Karasek is a practice leader with 35 years of experience in the programming, design, and delivery of research and clinical facilities. Her specialty is the design of academic medical centers engaged in translational research. This emerging model integrates basic science and clinical studies, leading to more meaningful health outcomes.
Karasek’s past national clients include the New York Presbyterian Hospital, Yale-New Haven Hospital, North Shore -- Long Island Jewish Healthcare System, Los Angeles County + University of Southern California Medical Center, Bronx Psychiatric Center Adult Behavioral Health Facility, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York University Langone Medical Center, St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center, and Children’s Hospital Oakland.
Her expertise has garnered numerous awards, including a New York Construction Award of Merit for the Feinstein Institute at North Shore -- Long Island Jewish Healthcare System and a “Build Brooklyn” award for the SUNY Downstate Medical Center Biotech Incubator.
Karasek holds a Master of Architecture from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University. She is licensed in New York, California, and Connecticut.