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Case and the Cleveland Clinic team up on new medical building
The new partners say they're share costs and boosts collaboration

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M.L. Schultze
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Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic are going to jointly build an $80 million medical education building. WKSU’s M.L. Schultze has more on the collaboration.

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The Cleveland Clinic and Case will be building their shared program on 11 acres between Euclid and Chester and East 93rd and 100th streets. The land is owned by the clinic, and it has promised to match whatever Case has raised for the project until now -- up to $25 million. Beyond that, both groups have committed to raising more money for the project and to share the costs of operating it.

Construction, which will be overseen by architects Foster + Partners of London, will begin immediately. In a statement announcing the project, the Cleveland Clinic and Case Western say combining the medical education programs will help faculty and students “share space, ideas and insights” and be more innovative.


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