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SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Facilities Management & Development


Welcome to the FM&D Website

Our Departmental Profile

The Facilities Management and Development Department at SUNY Downstate Medical Center is comprised of a diverse group of multitalented individuals with backgrounds ranging in Architectural, Mechanical, Electrical Design, Project Management, Code Compliance, Environmental Health and Safety, and Building Services. Our highly diverse background is a major reason why our department is uniquely qualified to handle requests for services internally. Our main office is located in the Basic Science Building room1-15.

Our Responsibility

Facilities Management & Development is responsible for the overall maintenance and operation of all SUNY Downstate Medical Center buildings and grounds which totals in excess of 2,500,000 gross square feet. The department is subdivided into four primary divisions:Physical Plant, Design and Construction, Environmental Health & Safety.

Our Mission

We take tremendous pride in continuously maintaining the highest standards possible in providing a safe, comfortable, and clean environment for all staff, students, patients, and faculty at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center.


Campus Construction Activity Updates

10 / 8 / 2018

  • 14BX42 HSEB Façade Restoration
    The Contractor will continue to work along Lenox Road while maintaining access to the HSEB 395 Lenox Road Main Entrance. Please observe the pedestrian pathway and signage for access into and as you leave the building.
  • UHB 141031 Rehab Mechanical Systems for Isolation Rooms & OR’s
    A survey crew will be present this week investigating areas of 2nd floor Cardio-Cath to review in-ceiling air system distribution.
  • UHB IT Closet Power Upgrade Project
    The Contractor will be visible in the Basement Level of the UHB while completing items inside various IT Data closets.
  • Room 1-101 Renovation
    The Contractor will their heighten efforts this week to start to install walls and ceilings within the space.
  • BSB Gross Anatomy Lab Floor Restoration Project
    The Contractor will be working inside the Lab restoring the entire perimeter floor area this week.
  • Residence Hall Shower Renovation Project
    The contractor is commencing work this week on the 3rd floor core shower area of the 825 Building.



  • Excellent service to the Campus community
  • Excellent stewardship of the campus environment
  • Professional and effective communication
  • High standards for professional and personal accountability
  • Sustainable development and management of campus resources


  • Develop methods for campus communications on facilities projects and deferred maintenance problems and issues.
  • Enhance tools to track, measure and report on facilities management for this Campus.
  • Improve the project delivery system within Design and Construction Unit and associated support services.
  • Enhance the safety of the Plant Utility area, staff properly per regulations, reducing staff burnout.
  • Define proper facilities staffing for an institution of this size complexity and niche service ( peer institutions and assoc.)
  • Ensure staff are properly trained, have tools, equipment and operating systems to perform work efficiently and effectively to meet the mission and goals of the Campus