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University of Toronto to open Terrence Donnelly Health Sciences Complex

October 25, 2011

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 Temerty Temerty 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 Temerty Temerty 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