Press Release

Care Investment Trust Inc. Announces Annual Meeting Date

Company Release - 2/17/2012 7:00 AM ET

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Care Investment Trust Inc. (OTCQX:  CVTR) ("Care" or the "Company"), a real estate investment and finance company that invests in healthcare-related real estate, today announced that its annual meeting of stockholders will be held at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, June 7, 2012.  The meeting will be held at 780 Third Avenue, 29th Floor, New York, NY 10017.  Stockholders of record as of the close of business on Thursday, April 5, 2012, will be entitled to notice of and to vote at the annual meeting.

The deadline for stockholders to submit stockholder proposals under rule 14a-8 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended ("Rule 14a-8") for inclusion in the proxy materials for the 2012 annual meeting is the close of business on Thursday, March 1, 2012.  Such proposals should be delivered in writing to:  Care Investment Trust Inc., 780 Third Avenue, 21st Floor, New York, NY 10017, Attn:  Secretary.  Under the terms of the Company's Third Amended and Restated Bylaws, for a stockholder to submit a director nomination or proposal outside of Rule 14a-8, such proposal or nomination must be received no later than ten (10) days following the date of this announcement at the address above and in the form described in Article II, Section 10 of the Company's Third Amended and Restated Bylaws, as applicable.

About Care Investment Trust

Care Investment Trust Inc. is a real estate investment and finance company that invests in healthcare-related real estate. 

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This release contains "forward-looking statements" which involve risks, uncertainties and contingencies, many of which are beyond Care Investment Trust Inc.'s control, which may cause actual results, performance, or achievements to differ materially from anticipated results, performance, or achievements.  All statements contained in this release that are not clearly historical in nature are forward-looking, and the words "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "expect," "plan," "target," and similar expressions are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements.  Economic, business, funding market, competitive and/or regulatory factors, among others, affecting Care Investment Trust Inc.'s businesses are examples of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements in addition to those factors specified in Care Investment Trust Inc.'s Annual Report on Form 10-K, as well as Care Investment Trust Inc.'s Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q.  Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as to the date of this press release.  We cannot guarantee the accuracy of any such forward-looking statements contained in this press release, and Care Investment Trust Inc. is under no obligation to (and expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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SOURCE Care Investment Trust Inc.