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Canadian Space Agency

September 07, 2011 10:00 ET

Media Advisory: Astronaut David Saint-Jacques Visits Les Escoumins

LONGUEUIL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 7, 2011) - On September 8 and 9, the Canadian space Agency (CSA) astronaut David Saint-Jacques will be in the Escoumins region. As President of the « Congrès de médecine d'urgence en région » he will be presenting on medicine practices in isolated areas. He will also take the occasion to go visit students of the county.

Media representatives are invited to these events.

Thursday, September 8

3:15 p.m. Presentation at the "Congrès de medecine d'urgence en region"
La médecine dans l'espace, une région très...très éloignée
Where: 4, rue de l'Hôpital,
Les Escoumins (Quebec)
G0T 1K0

Friday, September 9

8:40 a.m. Polyvalente des Berges
433 rue de la Mer
Bergeronnes, G0T 1G0
Audience: Audience: 300 secondary 1 to 5 students
1:15 p.m. École Marie-Immaculée
297, route 138
Les Escoumins, G0T 1K0
Audience: 400 grade 2 to 6

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