Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

The hub of the Institute will be in the Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building.

The architect of record is Rohrbach Associates, PC of Iowa City, IA. The design architect is Gwathmey Siegel and Associates Architects, LLC of New York, NY.

A green design will enable a gold level LEED certification that will contribute to a cleaner world.

The building will have six floors of research labs, each with approximately 20,000 gross square feet, 14,000 net square feet, and a mix of wet and dry labs. A lower level will contain the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging. Another lower level will contain an animal care unit.