The University of Notre Dame Clinical School was constructed at the Mercy Hospital in Werribee, catering for clinical placements for the University’s medical students. The Clinical School and plays a pivotal role in the training of the future medical workforce; designed to support the education and training of medical school students and aid clinical research by underpinning major improvements in efficiency, access and outcomes in healthcare.
The project included:
- The construction of a single level 2650m2 building on a suspended slab. The building comprises a lecture theatre, tutorial rooms, clinical skills area, student common room, dry laboratory spaces, office accommodation, a library, and consulting rooms.
- Installation and reticulation of new infrastructure plant and systems, fire, security, nurse call and medical gases to support the building. All infrastructure works are connected to existing services of the Mercy Hospital, with the exception of the new power upgrade.
- The construction of new car park and road modifications.
- Hard and soft landscaping.