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Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center Dedicated at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

April 30, 2013

The OSF Healthcare System and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria (UICOMP) in collaboration have dedicated one of the nation’s largest medical simulation centers in the U.S.  Named the Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center, the $51 million, 177,450-square-foot building was designed by SmithGroupJJR, o...

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SmithGroupJJR Hires Lise Newman as Workplace Studio Leader in Detroit

April 20, 2013

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation's largest architecture, engineering and planning firms, has hired architect Lise Newman, AIA, as Workplace Studio leader at its Detroit, Mich. office. Newman comes to SmithGroupJJR after serving as part owner and principal-in-charge of design at Landry + Newman ARCHITECTURE in Birmingham, Mich. In her ...

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Construction starts for Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

February 12, 2013

New outpatient facility, designed by SmithGroupJJR, has broken ground in Chicago's Lake View community The design and construction team of SmithGroupJJR, KJWW Engineering, Thornton Tomasetti and Turner Construction has broken ground on a new, $109 million outpatient facility for Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago,...