OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY

OFFICE OF THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY
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Government of Canada

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March 25, 2010 16:58 ET

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

LONDON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 25, 2010) - The Honourable Robert Nicholson, Member of Parliament for Niagara Falls, Minister of Justice and Attorney General for Canada, and Ed Holder, Member of Parliament for London West, will be at The University of Western Ontario 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: 1:45 p.m.
   
Location: Medical Sciences Building
  Lab M312
  The University of Western Ontario
  London, Ontario

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