Alberta Medical Association

Alberta Medical Association

October 13, 2006 14:07 ET

Alberta Medical Association: Third Annual Tarrant Scholarship Awards Presentation

Media Advisory and Photo Opportunity

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 13, 2006) - On Monday, October 16, the Tarrant Scholarship will be awarded to four Alberta medical students at the University of Alberta Faculty Club in Edmonton. Named in honor of the late
Dr. Michael Tarrant, a Calgary family physician who championed rural medical undergraduate education, the scholarship is Alberta's largest unrestricted medical school undergraduate award. This year, two students from the University of Alberta and two students from the University of Calgary will share the scholarships, which provide a full year's tuition at each university to medical students who seek careers in rural medicine in Alberta.



Third Annual Tarrant Scholarship Awards

Date: Monday, October 16, 2006

Time: 12:45 p.m.

Location: University of Alberta Faculty Club
11435 Saskatchewan Drive
Edmonton AB



Contact Information

  • On Friday, October 13
    Alberta Medical Association
    Jocelyn M. Kaup
    Communications Consultant
    (780) 482-0677
    or
    On Monday, October 16
    Alberta Medical Association
    Barbara L. Green
    Senior Communications Consultant
    (780) 482-0678
    C: (780) 719-8980