• Medical Education and Simulation

    As medical schools continue to adapt—to new pedagogies, technologies and generations of students—so must the environments in which they teach and learn.
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    We are at the forefront of the dynamic curricular changes that have led to new learning, simulation and research environments.

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Meet our Leaders

Our programming and space planning standards are industry norms among medical educators and design professionals across the country.

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In the News

The Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building for the University of Arizona, Phoenix is in great company on the shortlist for the 2017 World Architecture Festival Awards.

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CO teamed with FXCollaborative on a new iconic facility for the Columbia University School of Nursing. Learn more about the state-of-the-art simulation facilities in Crain’s New York Business.

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Strategic planning sets the stage for a flexible and responsive architecture that emphasizes movement and social interaction at CUSM, a new startup medical school

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The UNLV School of Medicine may not have a permanent building planned yet, but that doesn’t mean its first admitted class will be without a facility.

The medical school will be preliminarily stationed in UNLV’s Shadow Lane campus in Building B. The school will …

UNLV The Rebel Yell

The University of Kansas Medical Center will break ground Thursday on a $75 million Health Education Building at its Kansas City, Kan., campus.

Kansas City Business Journal


The American Institute of Architects has selected CO Architects Health Sciences Education Building for this year’s CAE Education Facility Design Awards. The program honors educational facilities that the jury believes should serve as an example of a superb place in which to learn, furthering the client’s mission, goals and educational program while demonstrating excellence in architectural design.

The American Institute of Architects

Scott Kelsey writes about what we call “The New American Medical School” an space that transforms educational interior environments in ways that will have a radical impact on the conduct of the disciplines.

Contract Magazine