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SSM Saint Louis University Hospital and Ambulatory Care Center Groundbreaking

You are invited to celebrate the Thursday, Aug. 31, groundbreaking ceremony commemorating the beginning of construction of the new $550 million SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital and Ambulatory Care Center. The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. at the groundbreaking tent located on the construction site north of Desloge Tower.

Live stream iconIf you cannot make it to Thursday's ceremony, click here to watch the event streamed live. 

Leaders from both SSM Health and Saint Louis University along with community leaders will be on hand to mark the construction phase for the new hospital and ambulatory care center.

Groundbreaking Schedule

10 a.m. — Remarks

Chris Howard, President of Hospital Operations, SSM Health
Dr. Fred Pestello, President, Saint Louis University

Blessing

Most Reverend Mark S. Rivituso, D.D., J.C.L., Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of St. Louis and Father Richard Buhler, Saint Louis University

Musical Performance

SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital Glee Choir

Closing Remarks

Kate Becker, President, SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital

10:30 a.m. — Photos

Ceremonial Ground Breaking Photos

10:45 a.m. — Proclamation Presentations

City of St. Louis and the State of Missouri to Kate Becker

Celebration continues through 12:30 p.m.