Department of Ophthalmology

We are modernizing existing offices, corridors, and mechanical equipment facilities to accommodate the research and administration programs for the Department of Ophthalmology.

Project Fact Sheet: Hammer Health Sciences Building

Project Location: Hammer Health Sciences Building, 2nd floor

Client: Department of Opthalmology

Project Scope: Gut renovation for new research laboratories 

Project Area: 12,658 GSF

Architect: MGA

MEP Engineer: Vanderweil Engineers

Commissioning Agent: TBD

Contractor: TBD

Project Manager: Fernando Bedoya 

Project Status: In construction

Project Fact Sheet: Presbyterian Building

Project Location: Presbyterian Building, 18th floor

Client: Department of Opthalmology

Project Scope: Gut renovation for existing administrative office renovation relocation

Project Area: 9,800 GSF

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Project Status: In planning

Construction Progress Updates

Activities listed are subject to change based on approval, University events, other requirements, and unforeseen circumstances. While the renovations are being completed, there will be intermittent periods of increased noise, vibration, and dust.

For questions or concerns related to these projects, contact CUIMC Facilities Management at cumc.facilities@columbia.edu

September 2022

Hammer Health Sciences Center 2nd Floor

  • Construction activity continues to take place between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. After-hours and some weekend work may be required; we will notify you before after-hours or weekend work commences.
  • Second-floor restrooms are unavailable during this time. For public restrooms, please use the restrooms located on lower levels 1 and 2.