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OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

March 25, 2010 18:16 ET

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

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 25, 2010) - The Honourable Diane Ablonczy, Minister of State (Seniors), will be at the University of Calgary to announce the latest new and renewed Canada Research Chairs at 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: 10:30 a.m.
   
Location: AstraZeneca Room
  West Atrium, Health Sciences Centre
  University of Calgary
  3330 Hospital Drive NW
  (Parking Lot 6)
  Calgary, Alberta

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