UF receives substantial contribution for medical school

Published: October 4 2012

Category:General

WHAT:
University of Florida officials will announce a significant gift from a member of the UF Board of Trustees. This lead gift is part of a $45 million building project to construct the George T. Harrell, M.D., Medical Education Building. The 94,000-square-foot building will be located next to the Health Professions/Nursing/Pharmacy Complex on Newell Drive.

WHO:
Speakers will include:

  • Bernie Machen, University of Florida president
  • David S. Guzick, M.D., Ph.D., UF senior vice president for health affairs and president of
    the UF&Shands Health System
  • Michael Good, M.D., dean of the UF College of Medicine
  • Special guests

WHEN:
2:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5.

WHERE:
The UF Health Science Center campus, across from the McKnight Brain Institute, 1149 Newell Drive, Gainesville. Valet parking for media provided at the Brain Institute.

CONTACT:
Media representatives should call Karen Dooley — 352-273-5865, dooleyk@ufl.edu — to RSVP.

Category:General