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Mats Sundin, University of Toronto and Karolinska Institutet to hold news conference announcing major research gift

February 8, 2012

TORONTO, ON – Mats Sundin, former captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs, will be at the University of Toronto on Friday, February 10 to announce a major gift and new research fellowship program between the U of T Faculty of Medicine and Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden.

EVENT DETAILS:

WHAT:          News Conference with Mats Sundin and guests, Q & A to follow.

WHEN:          Friday, February 10, 2012, 11 AM.

WHO:          Mats Sundin, former captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs
                       Catharine Whiteside, Dean, U of T Medicine
                       Jan Andersson, Vice-President, Karolinska Institutet
                       David Palmer, Vice-President Advancement, University of Toronto
                       Dr. Ola Hermanson, Associate Professor, Karolinska Institutet
                       Dr. Stephen Matthews, Professor, U of T Medicine
                       Dr. Stephen Lye, Professor, U of T Medicine

WHERE:       Terrence Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research

160 College Street, Main Floor Atrium

University of Toronto

Toronto, Ontario

**Please RSVP to 416-978-0100 if you require parking.

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For further information, please contact:

U of T Media Relations
416-978-0100
Media.Relations@utoronto.ca