Clinical and Translational Research Building

The University of Florida Clinical and Translational Research Building serves as the headquarters for clinical and translational science at UF and in the state. The building houses patient-oriented research venues for the Institute on Aging and the Clinical and Translational Science Institute. The 120,000-square-foot facility features two main wings. Construction cost approximately $45 million, with $15 million coming from an NIH ARRA grant awarded to the Institute on Aging. Units in the new building include:


The UF Clinical and Translational Research Building is located on the university’s Gainesville campus at 2004 Mowry Road on the northeast corner of Gale Lemerand Drive.

Timeline & Background

Groundbreaking occurred on May 26, 2011. The building was completed in June 2013.

Architectural and engineering design, construction management and commissioning were carried out by Perkins+Will, AEI Gainesville, Structural Engineers Group, Brown & Cullen, Skanska, Moses & Associates, Siebein Associates and many local and Florida subcontractors.

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