College of Health Sciences
Samford University

Samford University purchased an adjacent former corporate headquarters campus for conversion for their growing College of Health Sciences (CHS). The renovation includes academic environments to foster cross-disciplinary collaboration across the four schools that comprise the CHS: The School of Nursing, The School of Pharmacy, The School of Health Professions & The School of Public Health. The facility includes state-of-the-art classrooms and class labs including a 24,000 NASF simulation center, physical and occupational therapy labs, respiratory therapy labs, public health labs, kinesiology & sports medicine labs, pharmacy research laboratories and a clinic as well as faculty and administrative offices and numerous student areas all to support the unique requirements of the varied programs that make up the College. Davis Architects was Architect-of-Record.




135,000 GSF


Birmingham, Alabama


Samford University


Associate Architect
Programming + Planning
Architectural Design
Lab Planning