The Norman Bethune Gala: A Celebration of a Leader’s Boundless Legacy

On May 31, 2014, the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto will hold a momentous event celebrating the legacy of a renowned graduate of the Faculty and pioneer in health care whose global impact continues to inspire the world today. Since his passing in the Hebei Province 75 years ago, Dr. Norman Bethune has become a figure well-recognized around the world for his selfless dedication and work in China.

The Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson, Norman Bethune Gala Honorary Chair, and Dr. Catharine Whiteside, Dean of Medicine, invite you to enjoy an evening of fine dining and internationally acclaimed entertainment at the beautiful Four Seasons Hotel in downtown Toronto. You will learn about Bethune’s influence on the Faculty of Medicine as well as exciting news about the Faculty’s many collaborations in China.

Please visit for more information and to purchase your tickets today.