Senior Housing Properties Trust Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Conference Call Scheduled for Monday, February 27th

NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Senior Housing Properties Trust (Nasdaq: SNH) today announced that it
will issue a press release containing its fourth quarter and year end
2016 financial results before the Nasdaq opens on Monday, February 27,
2017. At 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time that morning, President and Chief
Operating Officer David Hegarty and Chief Financial Officer Richard
Siedel will host a conference call to discuss these results.

The conference call telephone number is (877) 329-4297. Participants
calling from outside the United States and Canada should dial (412)
317-5435. No pass code is necessary to access the call from either
number. Participants should dial in about 15 minutes prior to the
scheduled start of the call. A replay of the conference call will be
available through 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, March 6, 2017. To
hear the replay, dial (412) 317-0088. The replay pass code is 10099816.

A live audio webcast of the conference call will also be available in a
listen-only mode on the company’s website, which is located at www.snhreit.com.
Participants wanting to access the webcast should visit the company’s
website about five minutes before the call. The archived webcast will be
available for replay on the company’s website after the call.

Senior Housing Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust, or
REIT, which owns senior living communities, medical office buildings and
wellness centers throughout the United States. SNH is managed by the
operating subsidiary of The RMR Group Inc. (Nasdaq: RMR), an alternative
asset management company that is headquartered in Newton, MA.

A Maryland Real Estate Investment Trust with transferable shares of
beneficial interest listed on the Nasdaq.
No shareholder, Trustee
or officer is personally liable for any act or obligation of the Trust.

Contacts

Senior Housing Properties Trust
Brad Shepherd, 617-796-8234
Director,
Investor Relations