National Cancer Institute

Renderings: © SOM | ATCHAIN | Cairo, Egypt

COMPLETION DATE
Anticipated 2019
 
SIZE
35 Acre Campus
 
1,000 Bed Teaching Hospital
 
ARCHITECT
SOM
New York, NY
 
MISC
The Largest Comprehensive Cancer Center in the Middle East, Europe, and Africa
 
SUSTAINABILITY
Pursuing LEED Gold Certification
 

A new 9-million-square-foot campus will establish the New National Cancer Institute as the largest comprehensive cancer center in the Middle East, Africa, and Europe.

 

The multidisciplinary facility combines a 1,000-bed teaching hospital and outpatient facility with a research center, conference and training center, faculty and scientific center, nursing and medical technicians' training institutes, hotel, and housing for both residents and students.  

 

PUBLICATIONS

Contract Design, SOM Reveals Plans for New National Cancer Institute Near Cairo, September 1, 2015
 
American Society of Civil Engineering, Egyptian National Cancer Institute Features Calming Design, August 15, 2015