An innovative solution for a forward-thinking program intended to improve clinical patient care and provide a platform for care delivery research.
Faced with budget overruns from an earlier design, the client engaged Lamar Johnson Collaborative to redesign and reduce the construction budget by twenty percent. Through thoughtful replanning and redesign, the team was able to achieve all the program and quality requirements in a more cost-effective facility.
The program for the Clinical Learning Institute includes obstetrics/pediatrics/surgical skills simulation labs, distance learning and education classrooms, a resource center, computer lab, student commons, and faculty office space. The exterior skin was selected as an extension of the current campus aesthetic, utilizing brick tile and precast concrete panels.