Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada

Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada

May 30, 2006 12:51 ET

Media Advisory: Heather Crowe Legacy Fund

Health Minister Tony Clement and Ottawa Mayor Bob Chiarelli speak at launch of initiative to continue Heather Crowe's Legacy. Attention: Health/Medical Editor, News Editor OTTAWA--(CCNMatthews - May 30, 2006) - Leadership Ottawa and the Canadian Council on Tobacco Control will co-host an event to honour the life and work of smoke-free advocate Heather Crowe.

A coalition of government, business and charitable organizations have come together to organise this celebration, which will serve as the official launch of the Heather Crowe Legacy Fund.

Media are invited to attend.

Guest speakers will include:
The Honourable Tony Clement, Federal Minister of Health
Mr. Bob Chiarelli, Mayor of Ottawa
Bob Walsh, Executive Director, Canadian Council on Tobacco Control (CCTC)
Rob Tripp, Chair of the Board, Leadership Ottawa Moe Atallah, Owner, Newport Restaurant

May 31, 2006

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Speeches will begin at 5:45 pm

Government Conference Centre
2 Rideau Street
Ottawa, Ontario
(Please use rear entrance off Colonel By).
/For further information:
Robin Walsh
Office of the Honourable Tony Clement
Federal Minister of Health
(613) 957-0200

Robert Walsh
Canadian Council on Tobacco Control
(613) 566-3050 x 107

Bart Bakker
Leadership Ottawa
(613) 523-6997

Contact Information

  • Cynthia Callard, Executive Director, Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
    Primary Phone: 613-233-4878
    Secondary Phone: 613-850-5594