University of Toronto to open Terrence Donnelly Health Sciences Complex

The University of Toronto will officially open the Terrence Donnelly Health Sciences Complex on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011, at 1 p.m. in a pavilion adjoining the health sciences complex.

The four-storey facility includes the Mississauga Academy of Medicine, U of T’s internationally renowned biomedical communications program, research laboratories, lecture theatres, medical teaching classrooms and offices. The Mississauga Academy of Medicine, which opened its doors to students this past August, is a partnership among U of T Mississauga, U of T’s Faculty of Medicine, Trillium Health Centre and Credit Valley Hospital.

U of T president David Naylor will offer opening remarks and welcome guests. Other speakers will include U of T Mississauga vice-president and principal Deep Saini; Dr. Catharine Whiteside, dean of U of T’s Faculty of Medicine and vice-provost, relations with health care institutions; Mississauga mayor Hazel McCallion; and donors Terrence Donnelly and Carlo Fidani.

Tours of the new facility will take place following the speeches.

WHAT:          Official opening of the Terrence Donnelly Health Sciences Complex

WHEN:          Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011
1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

 

WHERE:       Pavilion adjoining the Terrence Donnelly Health Sciences Complex
University of Toronto Mississauga
3359 Mississauga Road North, Mississauga, ON

*Free parking is available in Lot 9 for the duration of the event.

For more information, please contact:

Jane Stirling
Marketing and Communications
U of T Mississauga
905-569-4350                                                
jane.stirling@utoronto.ca

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