Emory University Health Sciences Research Building

The Health Sciences Research Building houses laboratories, offices, and a vivarium with research focused on pediatrics. The 13,800 square foot subterranean vivarium accommodates mice, fish and rabbits. The four floors of laboratory and office space accommodate 48 primary investigators, and one floor is dedicated to drug discovery, and includes BSL-3 suites. The building also includes a 200 seat auditorium and a cafe. An occupied bridge with offices and conference rooms connects the building to the Emory Children’s Center. Sustainable features include daylight harvesting, lighting controls, energy recovery wheels, high efficiency central equipment, and solar shading.

Project Data
LOCATION SIZE SERVICES LEED CLIENT
Atlanta, Georgia 210,780 square feet Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection, Security LEED Silver certified Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLP

Related Projects

Georgia Tech Living Building

A living-learning laboratory supporting the study and promotion of sustainability in the southeast.

University of Georgia Ramsey Student Physical Activities Center

The Ramsey Student Physical Activities Center houses a 4,500 square foot competition diving well,

University of Georgia Georgia Museum of Art Expansion and Renovation

This second phase of additions and renovations to the Georgia Museum of Art transforms the public

West Virginia University Erma Byrd Biomedical Research Center

The Erma Byrd Biomedical Research Center, located on the campus of the Robert C. Byrd Health

Technical College of the Lowcountry Multipurpose Building

A multipurpose building including multimedia classrooms, industrial laboratories, health sciences

Mercer University Wellness and Recreation Center

Lighting and acoustics for the two story Wellness and Recreation Center including a 2,500 seat

Medical University of South Carolina Hollings Cancer Center

Renovation of 96,000 square feet, and an addition of 112,000 square feet to the Hollings Cancer

Dalton State College Pope Student Center Renovation

Phased renovation of the Pope Student Center, originally constructed in 1975, including a video

Georgia Tech Food Processing Technology Building

A 10,000 square foot renovation of, and a 35,000 square foot addition to, the Food Processing

Georgia State University Natural Science Center Retrocommissioning

Retrocommissioning of mechanical systems in the Natural Science Center, housing research

Emory University Emory Children’s Center

The five story Emory Children’s Center includes open modular laboratory space, tissue culture

Yerkes National Primate Research Center Emory Institute for Drug Development

A three story addition to the Neuroscience Building to house the Emory Institute for Drug