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Ceremonial Beam

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As the final piece of steel out of 4,500 total tons, the installed beam faces Civic Center Boulevard, allowing you to drive by in the future and remember the hard work and dedication to Penn Medicine that made the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine possible.



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Left to Right: Garry Scheib, Executive Director, HUP, Chief Operating Officer, UPHS; Kevin Mahoney, Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer, UPHS; Doug Aitken, Perelman Center Project Executive, UPHS; Beth Johnston, Executive Director, CPUP; Craig Thompson, MD, Director, Abramson Cancer Center; Kevin Kribel, Project Executive, L.F. Driscoll; Pat Sullivan, Assoc. Vice President, Clinical Development, UPHS; Jack Garrett, General Superident, L.F. Driscoll; Ralph Muller, Chief Executive Officer, UPHS


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