Ontario Pharmacists Association

Ontario Pharmacists Association

June 21, 2013 14:00 ET

Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne to Attend Gala Awards Banquet at Ontario Pharmacists Association Conference

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 21, 2013) - Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will attend the Gala Awards Banquet at the Ontario Pharmacists Association (OPA) annual conference in Toronto on the evening of Saturday, June 22.

"We're proud that Premier Wynne will be attending this event, and helping us to celebrate pharmacy's everyday heroes," said Dennis Darby, OPA's Chief Executive Officer. "The annual OPA Awards are presented as part of this celebration, and we're excited to have the opportunity to share some of the successes of our profession with the Premier."

The gala event concludes the Association's three-day conference, which this year attracted more than 600 delegates, the largest number ever.

Premier Wynne will arrive at the event at approximately 6:30 pm, and depart by 7:30 pm. She will not be available for media interviews.

WHO:
The Honourable Kathleen Wynne
Premier of Ontario
WHAT:
An appearance by Premier Wynne at the Gala Awards Banquet of the Ontario Pharmacists Association's annual conference.
WHERE:
Toronto Metro Convention Centre
South Entrance
255 Front Street West, Toronto
WHEN:
Saturday, June 22, 2013
6:30 - 7:30 pm

About the Ontario Pharmacists Association

The Ontario Pharmacists Association is the professional association that represents the views and interests of more than 14,500 pharmacists, pharmacists-in-training and pharmacy technicians across the province. The Association works to inspire excellence in the profession and practice of pharmacy, and to promote wellness for patients.

Contact Information

  • Ontario Pharmacists Association (OPA)
    Lindsay George
    Manager, Communications and Member Services
    647.237.6543
    lgeorge@opatoday.com