Shirwin PockwinseThe Department of Cell and Developmental Biology currently occupies over 50,000 square feet of space on three floors of the Basic Science and Student Lab wings of the Medical School and in Biotech 4 on the Worcester campus. Of that space, 10,400 square feet is dedicated medical education wet lab space and human anatomy support space. Another 3,130 square feet is maintained and operated by the department as Research Core Facilities for the UMMS community. The infrastructure of the department supports seventeen research labs and a significant share of medical and graduate student education.