Emory Report
August 6, 2007
Volume 59, Number 36

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August 6, 2007
Emory departments move to 1599 Clifton building

By david payne

Last August, Emory announced that it was purchasing the American Cancer Society’s national headquarters building at 1599 Clifton Rd. near the entrance to the Emory Conference Center Hotel and adjacent to Emory’s planned mixed-use development.

Following a year of transition to its new headquarters in downtown Atlanta, the Society vacated the 1599 building in June. This building will house several of Emory’s academic and administrative departments, the first of which began moving in late July.

Departments moving to the 1599 building, and the approximate move dates:


• Business Management IT (Finance Systems Support)
• Cash and Debt Management
• Controller’s Office
• Testing and Evaluation Department
• Office of the Vice President, Finance


• Human Resources
• Clifton Community Partnership
• Office of Sustainability
• Office of Human Studies Research, Clinical Trials
• Office of Critical Event Preparedness and Response
• Financial Operations
• Institute for Global Health
• Transforming Community Project
• Institutional Animal Care Use Committee
• Institute for Developing Nations
• Institute for Advanced Policy Solutions
• Institutional Review Board
• Nursing School (research initiative)
• Payroll, Payment and Procurement
• PeopleSoft (limited offices)


• Office of the Controller
• Office of Government and Community Affairs
• Office of Research Administration
• Office of Research Administration IT
• Office of Research Compliance
• Office of Sponsored Programs
• Office of Technology Transfer
• Provost Office Initiatives (Institutional Research and Academic Exchange and University Research Committee)

• Office of Equal Opportunity Programs
• Office of Business Management
• Office of Grants and Contracts
• Provost Office Initiatives (Manuscript development, University Advisory Council on Teaching)