Canadian Dermatology Association - Events and media contacts - National Sun Awareness Week, June 7 - 13, 2010

OTTAWA, June 4 /CNW/ - Dermatologists are involved in these activities across Canada during National Sun Awareness Week 2010.

Calgary, AB

Friday June 4, 2010, a public skin cancer screening and photoaging awareness event, at Eau Claire Market, Centre Court, 202 - 200 Barclay Parade Southwest, Calgary, from 10 am to 1 pm.

Québec, QC

Friday, June 4, 2010, a press conference in the CRCEO (Centre de recherche clinique et évaluative en oncologie) at L'Hôtel-Dieu de Québec, at 11:30 am. Followed by a skin cancer screening for the centre's health personnel.

St. John's, NL

Friday June 4, 2010, a photoaging awareness event at Avalon Mall, Lower Level, 48 Kenmount Road, St. John's, from 1 pm to 4 pm.

Thunder Bay, ON

Saturday June 5, 2010, a public skin cancer screening at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, from 10 am to 2 pm.

Halifax, NS - Tuesday, June 8, 2010, a photoaging awareness event at Citadel High School, 1855 Trollope Street, Halifax, 11.30 am to 1.30 pm.

Edmonton, AB

Tuesday June 8, 2010, a public skin cancer screening and photoaging awareness event at the Edmonton City Centre Mall, Pedway Level, (retail outlet near The Bay), from 11 am to 2 pm.

Sudbury, ON - Tuesday June 8, 2010, a public skin cancer screening at the office of Dr. Lyne Giroux, 885 Regent St, Suite 300, Sudbury, from 5 pm to 7 pm.

Victoria, BC

Tuesday June 8, 2010, a public skin cancer screening and photoaging awareness event at the University of Victoria, Clearihue Building, Room C112, from 11 am to 2 pm.

Vancouver, BC

Wednesday June 9, 2010, a public skin cancer screening and photoaging awareness event, at the Roundhouse Community Centre, Davie at Pacific, 181 Roundhouse Mews, from 12 pm to 3 pm.

Burlington, ON

Wednesday June 9, 2010, a public skin cancer screening and photoaging awareness event at Tansley Woods Community Centre, 11 am to 2 pm.

Toronto, ON

Friday June 11, 2010, a public skin cancer screening and photoaging awareness event at Nathan Phillips Square, from 11 am to 2 pm.

Kitchener, ON

Saturday, June 12, 2010, a Sun Awareness and Photoaging event at Fairview Park Mall (area beside customer service) 2960 Kingsway Drive, Kitchener, from 11 am to 2 pm.

CDA spokespeople for events and interviews on sun awareness topics
    National Sun Awareness Week, June 7 - 13, 2010:

    CDA National Director and Ontario Regional Director
    Dr Cheryl Rosen
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184 or cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Provincial Directors

    British Columbia
    Dr Jason Rivers
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Manitoba
    Dr Marnie Wiseman
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Newfoundland
    Dr Ian Landells
    Contact Peter Mumford
    902-455-3307 x 55
    cell 902-488-5155
    peter@compasscommunications.ca

    Nova Scotia
    Dr Richard Langley
    Contact Bernie Ingersoll
    902-473-2087
    cell 902-489-6374
    bernadette.ingersoll@cdha.nshealth.ca

    Saskatchewan
    Dr Duane Lichtenwald
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Quebec
    Dr Joël Claveau
    Contact Marie-Hélène Harnois
    418-521-3762
    Marie-Helene.Harnois@cossette.com


    Regional Directors

    Alberta

    Edmonton
    Dr Mariusz Sapijaszko
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Calgary
    Drs Rick Haber & Laurie Parsons
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    New Brunswick

    Moncton & Shediac
    Dr Chantal Chiasson
    Contact Peter Mumford
    902-455-3307 x 55
    cell 902-488-5155
    peter@compasscommunications.ca

    British Columbia

    Nanaimo
    Dr Gabriele Weichert
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Victoria
    Dr Mark Lupin
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Saskatchewan

    Regina
    Dr Roberta McKay
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Newfoundland

    Corner Brook
    Dr Joe Coffey
    Contact Peter Mumford
    902-455-3307 x 55
    cell 902-488-5155
    peter@compasscommunications.ca

    St. John's
    Drs Ian Landells, Wayne Gulliver, Zohair Tomi,
    Tracey Borwn-Mayer & Kamal Ohsonh
    Contact Peter Mumford
    902-455-3307 x 55
    cell 902-488-5155
    peter@compasscommunications.ca

    Quebec

    Montreal
    Dr Ari Demirjian
    Contact Marie-Hélène Harnois
    418-521-3762
    Marie-Helene.Harnois@cossette.com

    Ontario

    Burlington & Oakville
    Drs Channy Muhn & Nathan Rosen
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

    Etobicoke
    Drs Elena Poulos, MarnieFisher, Jadranka Jamborsic & Mercy Alexis
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

    Hamilton
    Dr Ron Vender
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

    Kitchener & Waterloo
    Dr Ken Kobayashi
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

    London
    Dr Lyn Guenther
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Mississauga & Brampton
    Dr Gary Sibbald
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

    Sudbury
    Dr Lyne Giroux
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

    Thunder Bay
    Dr Ron Mahler
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

    Windsor
    Dr Darryl Toth
    Contact Sue Sherlock
    604-985-9184
    cell 604-753-9929
    ssherlock@dermatology.ca

    Woodbridge & Vaughn
    Dr Vince Bertucci
    Contact Margaret McGann
    604-714-1203
    margaret@2mcommunications.ca

For further information: Sue Sherlock, (604) 985-9184 or cell (604) 753-9929, ssherlock@dermatology.ca