School of Medicine Facilities
The Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine, located on Quinnipiac's North Haven Campus, is housed in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, a state-of-the-art facility with simulation labs, examination and patient assessment rooms, high-tech classrooms, an operating room and electronic resources that enable students to access the information they need anywhere in the world, 24/7. Students can study or socialize in the outside terrace, the lounge or in one of many study rooms.
The center offers 325,000 square feet of space designed for collaborative learning for students pursuing degrees in medicine and the health professions. The School of Medicine welcomed its first class in August 2013.
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