The $66 million goal is needed for the projections of initial start-up, including operating expenses, facilities buildouts/expansion, equipment/supplies, hiring of department chairs and their faculty, hiring premier researchers with start-up packages, hiring clinicians to provide patient care, hiring educators to develop curricula and teach, and hiring support staff.

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Campaign Priorities Short-Term: Programs and Space (Phase I)

  1. Operating Expenses include: Hires of faculty and staff, (base need for first two years of teaching, research, clinical care); Start-up dollars for researchers; equipment, supplies.
  2. Facility Build-out (naming opportunities are available)
    • Anatomy Lab – $2,000,000-$5,000,000 – build out needed for first class
    • Simulated Patient Care Center – $2,000,000-$5,000,000 – build out needed for first class
    • Theater in the Round Classrooms (2) – $2,000,000-$4,000,000/room – possible need for one classroom for the first class
    • Each breakout room around the Theater in the Round rooms – $50,000-$100,000
    • Learning Community spaces – $250,000
    • Conference spaces – $100,000-$250,000
      • Research laboratory – $100,000
      • Simulated Patient Care Exam Rooms – $25,000-$50,000
      • Medical Library – $400,000-$500,000
      • Named and/or endowed professorships – $1,000,000-$5,000,000

Campaign Priorities Long-Term: Programs and Space (Phase II)

  1. Operating dollars include: Hires of faculty and staff; Expansion into years three and four of medical school, teaching, research, clinical care; start-up dollars; equipment, supplies.
    • Approximately $16,000,000
  1. Facility expansion – New facilities – patient care
    • Approximately $15,000,000