Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Simpson Querrey Biomedical Research Center

By the Numbers

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Statistics, facts and figures about the Simpson Querrey Biomedical Research Center

   

$1.5 billion

amount of federal medical research funding expected in the 10 years following the construction of the building

   

$1 billion

Northwestern University and Northwestern Medicine plan to invest more than $1 billion in the next 10 years in research, education, and clinical care

   

$3.9 billion

in economic impact over the decade after the construction

   

2,500

construction jobs

   

600,000

square feet in phase one

   

14

floors in phase one

   

16

estimated additional laboratory floors to be added in phase two

   

1.2 million

square feet total, when complete

   

2,000

high-paying full-time jobs, attracting top researchers