The School of Health Sciences is located within the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on the North Haven Campus. It includes 12 classrooms; 16 seminar rooms and team-study rooms; a model apartment to teach students how to provide care in residential settings; a SimMan suite of life-size patient simulators; and a pediatric and neonatal lab. It also boasts cutting-edge equipment, including magnetic resonance simulators and 3-D workstations. In addition, there are 24 teaching laboratories, including an orthopedics lab, a rehabilitative sciences lab, a clinical skills lab, an intensive care unit, a health assessment lab, a physical exam suite, a physical diagnostics lab, a motion analysis lab and other special amenities that set it apart from other universities offering health sciences programs.
Also housing the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine and the School of Nursing, the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences is a state-of-the-art facility, featuring an operating room suite with two additional high fidelity simulation rooms, 48 pro-section stations, 16 standardized patient rooms, multiple team study rooms, student lounges and a vending area, an expanded health sciences library, a 350-seat auditorium, 17 additional classrooms and 10 seminar rooms that seat from 12 to 150 students. The 325,000 square-foot facility is designed for collaborative learning for students pursuing degrees in medicine, nursing and the health professions.
The School of Health Sciences offers courses that promote and encourage personal growth in the areas of fitness, leisure and wellness. In keeping with the school's mission, the courses are dedicated and focused on the development of the entire person with the goal of encouraging the essential habits of lifetime fitness, leisure and wellness. The campus offers opportunities for recreation, including outdoor walking trails and a yoga and meditation room; a fitness center is planned.
The campus also has a full-service dining hall featuring hot entrée choices, sandwiches, salads, soups, to-go snacks and coffee. The cafeteria includes dining tables and a lounge area overlooking a pond.
For students' convenience, the registrar, bursar and the bookstore also have a presence here. It is equipped with the wireless campus network. The center is also home to the Edward and Barbara Netter Library, which serves as the primary library for the schools of medicine, nursing, and health sciences. The School of Law and School of Education are also located on the North Haven Campus.