Aikenhead Centre for Medical Discovery

Melbourne, Australia
St Vincent's Hospital
Project 2017 - current

The Aikenhead Centre for Medical Discovery (ACMD) development is a translational biomedical research and training hub, uniquely embedded within the St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne Campus, uniting eight institutions and affiliate research and industry partners.

Denton Corker Marshall was appointed Principal Consultant for ACMD including specialist laboratory planning to initially deliver the Feasibility Study leading to the submission of the Business Case to Government and associated stakeholders.

ACMD will be a landmark building designed to attract and retain biomedical expertise in Victoria. It will also act as a gateway to central Melbourne, the St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne Campus and Melbourne Biomedical Precinct.

The ACMD development will feature:
– state-of-the-art laboratories with shared access to platform technologies;
– workshop and biofabrication facilities;
– start-up and industry spaces; and
– education and conference facilities.