New Research & Academic Center

This new five-story, 125,000 gross square-feet, state-of-the-art science and education center located in the heart of Mineola, NY.

The building will include areas for community outreach and administrative functions, a 320 seat auditorium, meeting & study rooms; a clinical skills and medical simulation center; clinical spaces for programs serving different patient populations; expansion areas for future bench research, providing wet laboratory space, laboratory support functions, and administrative areas; and a space for clinical / translational research with an open gathering area near the circulation stair which, was designed to encourage interdisciplinary communication and collaboration.

In addition to being a state-of-the-art research and academic center, the new building will be one of the most sustainable buildings in the area.  Once the building becomes operational, research and scientific trials will be conducted on diabetes, cardio metabolic disorders, infant prematurity, perinatal conditions, chronic diseases and aging.

Winthrop Perspective

Project Team

  • Lead Partner: Michael Giaramita
  • Project Manager: Julie Yun & Michael Kimura
  • Architect: Perkins Eastman
  • Engineer: Bard, Rao+ Athans Consulting Engineers
  • GC / CM: Lend Lease

Project Highlights

  • • $88 million dollar, 125,000 SF
  • • This five story building represents a significant investment and expansion in the future of Winthrop University Hospital.