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Health and recreation center opens at Harper College

Health and recreation center opens at Harper College

The reimagined Foglia Foundation Health and Recreation Center at Harper College has opened its doors after an extensive renovation. Mortenson led the $41 million modernization of the center as construction manager, working on plans by architect Cannon Design. Harper, Palatine Park District and Northwest Community Healthcare came together to reinvent the nearly 40-year-old building as a one-of-a-kind center promoting a holistic culture of wellness through a new model of academic, athletic and recreational opportunities and health services.

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Debra A. Cafaro;Ventas Inc.

Ventas CEO named to list of 100 most influential people in healthcare

Debra A. Cafaro, Ventas Inc. Chairman and CEO, has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of 2018’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare. As the only representative from the real estate industry, this is Cafaro’s fourth consecutive year and fifth appearance on the prestigious list, demonstrating the company’s strong presence and influence in the U.S. healthcare space.

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The Illinois Science + Technology Park in Skokie, Illinois houses biotechnology firms big and small, as well as an incubator space.

The next CRE disruptor: Pharmacology incubator labs

Drug makers and other major life sciences companies are working with savvy CRE professionals to bring new life sciences incubator spaces into the market in hopes of fostering the next new innovation. As startups continue to drive life sciences innovation at a startling pace, there are new opportunities on the horizon for both Big Pharma and enterprising real estate developers.