Exterior rendering. Map detail

Perelman Center for
Advanced Medicine,
Raymond and Ruth Perelman

Location: Civic Center Blvd

Phase: Completed

Planning Strategy:
A state-of-the-art, outpatient facility adjacent to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to providing access to world-class medical care for Philadelphia’s residents, the new center also improves the economic health of the city by creating new jobs.

Program:
CAM will house the University of Pennsylvania Health System’s Abramson Cancer Center, radiation oncology, cardiovascular medicine and an outpatient surgical pavilion.

A unique architectural feature of the building is the glass atrium at the core of the Center, admitting generous natural light and serving as a public gathering and organizing element.

Total Project Cost:
$300,000,000

Area:
360,000 GSF

Completion:
2008

Architect(s):
Perkins Eastman
Rafael Viñoly Architects PC

Project Manager:
UPHS

Related Links:
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine