San Francisco Medical Examiner Facility


City and County of San Francisco


42,000 GSF


San Francisco, CA


LEED Silver

  • Program Consolidation
  • Conceptual Design
  • Sustainable Design Services

This adaptive reuse of an existing one-story warehouse for medical examiner daily operational requirements and comprises autopsy space; refrigerated morgue; histology, toxicology, and neuropathology laboratories; tissue/organ recovery; x-ray/CT scan; instrumentation; property/evidence holding; security systems, administration and public spaces; and investigator offices. The Medical Examiner program features 6-station autopsy suite with observation rooms and a BSL-3 suite; bariatric cadaver transfer; mass fatality storage capacity; anthropology exam; odontology exam; X-ray and CT scan; histology, toxicology, and neuropathology labs; related support spaces; administrative, office, public and related support.