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The Clifton Corridor

Consisting of approximately 250 acres along Clifton Road, the Clifton Corridor extends through the Emory University campus and is the locale for most of the facilities of the schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing; Yerkes National Primate Research Center; Emory Healthcare, and Emory's graduate science programs.

Facilities located along this corridor include the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Emory Clinic, Emory Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University Hospital, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University School of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, the Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston, the Emory Children's Center, the Center for Rehabilitation Medicine, the Rollins Research Center, the Whitehead Biomedical Research Building, Wesley Woods Center, the Marcus Autism Center, the Emory Global Health Institute, Emory Vaccine Center, Woodruff Memorial Research Building, and Yerkes National Primate Research Center.

1525 Clifton Road Building

The 1525 Clifton Road Building, a five-story structure, houses The Emory Clinic's Primary Care Division, the University Student Health Service, and the Blomeyer Fitness Center.

The Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center Administration Building

Administrative offices for the Executive Vice President for Health Affairs and CEO of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center as well as offices for Health Sciences Communications, Strategic Planning, and Development are located in this building, which also includes a five-hundred-seat auditorium.

Woodruff Memorial Research Building

This building provides laboratory and office space for research faculty of the departments of Anesthesiology, Biomedical Engineering, Dermatology, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Radiology, and Surgery. The Woodruff Memorial Research Building was expanded and now houses 350,000 gsf of laborary space and faculty offices.

Rollins Research Center

With 250,000 square feet of space, the O. Wayne Rollins Research Center offers research facilities and offices for the departments of Biochemistry, Biology, Microbiology and Immunology, and Pharmacology.

Whitehead Biomedical Research Building

This 325,000-square-foot facility houses the departments of Physiology, Cell Biology, and Human Genetics. In addition, the departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Neurology, and Medicine have space in the building.

Grace Crum Rollins Public Health Building

This nine-story building at 1518 Clifton Road houses the Rollins School of Public Health, which includes offices, teaching and meeting rooms, and laboratories for Emory public health students, faculty, and staff.

Pediatric/Emory Children's Center Building

Located on Uppergate Road, behind Children¿s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston, this facility provides 165,000 square feet of space for research laboratories and offices for the Department of Pediatrics. Open since 2004, the facility also houses thirty-one examination rooms and procedure rooms for the Emory Children's Center, the clinical practice plan for the Department of Pediatrics faculty and the largest pediatric multispecialty group practice in Georgia. Additionally, the building houses administrative and research space for the AFLAC Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Services. Clinical facilities for the cancer center and the Sibley Heart Center are located at Egleston, one of Children's three pediatric hospital sites.

1462 Clifton Road Building

This building houses the Health Sciences Center Library, Continuing Medical Education, Centers for Surgical Anatomy and Technique, the Physician Assistant Program, teaching and research facilities, student laboratories, the Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, the University¿s Environmental Health and Safety Office, and the Center for Molecular Medicine.

The Marcus Autism Center

An affiliate of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Marcus Autism Center works with children with autism and related disorders. Marcus Autism Center diagnoses and treats children with a wide range of neurologic problems, including autism spectrum disorders. They work with parents to find ways to help children cope with their disability, including carefully managed therapy to teach children to circumvent barriers posed by the disability.