Western Economic Diversification Canada

Western Economic Diversification Canada

June 04, 2013 13:34 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government to Make Announcement Regarding Spinal Cord Injury Research

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 4, 2013) - On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 the Honourable Steven Fletcher, Minister of State (Transport) and Member of Parliament for Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia will make an announcement to regarding spinal cord injury (SCI) research and care. Minister Fletcher will be joined by Rick Hansen, Canada's leader in Accessibility and Inclusion, and advocate for SCI research.

Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Toronto Western Hospital Atrium
399 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8

Contact Information

  • Media only:
    Brayden Akers
    Office of the Minister of State (Transport)
    613-799-0383

    Event logistics only:
    Jaime Burke
    Regional Communications Manager
    Western Economic Diversification Canada
    Vancouver, British Columbia
    604-666-1318

    Tanya Tait
    Director of Marketing and Communications
    Rick Hansen Foundation
    Cell: 604-644-9210
    ttait@rickhansen.com