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OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

March 25, 2010 16:34 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in Research Excellence at Memorial University

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwire - March 25, 2010) - Senator Fabian Manning will be at Memorial University to announce the latest Canada Research Chairs for the university. The researchers appointed to these prestigious academic positions are world leaders in vital research fields, including energy, health, the environment, biotechnology and economics.

Following the announcement, there will be a photo opportunity and media availability.

Date: Friday, March 26, 2010
   
Time: 11:00 a.m.
   
Location: Main Floor Atrium
  Inco Innovation Centre
  Memorial University of Newfoundland — St. John's campus
  St. John's, Newfoundland and
  Labrador

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Goodyear
    Minister of State (Science and Technology)
    Gary Toft - Director of Communications
    613-943-7599
    or
    Canada Research Chairs Program
    Trevor Lynn
    Manager, Communications
    613-992-7302