Medical research isn't all about world-renowned doctors, state-of-the-art labs, promising new drugs. Medical research is ultimately about easing the pain, finding hope and saving a life. The pioneers of medical research are doctors — those who are driven to find a cure, not for notoriety, but because they have the compassion for and seek to comfort a fellow human being. The pioneers of medical research are volunteers — those with illnesses who are hoping for a cure and helping to find a cure at the same time.
The success of our research depends on the partnership between these pioneers at KUMC — a partnership based on mutual trust and a common goal of wellness.
Designed unlike any other research facility in the country, the 82,400-square-foot building, which was donated by the Hall Family Foundation, has been remodeled with state-of-the-art features and a more efficient use of space, resources and manpower to best accommodate patients and researchers: