Schools of Medicine
As the world’s population continues to grow and life expectancy continues to increase, the demand for doctors is higher than ever. Schools of Medicine around the world are faced with the challenge of not only educating more and more doctors, but educating them in a manner that is more efficient and effective than before. Perkins+Will experts design cutting-edge medical education facilities that seamlessly integrate education and practice – creating flexible and inspiring places for study, simulation and socializing.
Medicine, technology and teaching strategies are constantly evolving, so the physical environment must support today’s curriculum, as well as unknown future advancements. Collaborative problem-based curriculums with active, interdisciplinary, team-based learning and integrated simulation require flexible but interactive physical settings. Our facilities accommodate unknown changes in curriculum and technology over time, with adaptable multi-use classrooms, modular simulation suites and flexible teaching configurations.