EDMONTON, March 8 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to
attend an open forum on March 12, 2007 on child and reproductive health
research in Edmonton, Alberta. The forum, hosted by the Canadian Institutes of
Health Research (CIHR) Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health
(IHDCYH), aims to provide you and members of the Alberta health research
community, non-governmental and voluntary organizations, and other interested
individuals with an opportunity to learn about child and reproductive health
research in Edmonton and Alberta.
Who: - Mr. Mike Lake, Member of Parliament for Edmonton - Mill Woods -
- Mr. Dan Backs, Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta
for Edmonton - Manning
- Dr. Michael Kramer, Scientific Director of the Institute of
Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH) of the
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
- Dr. Sandra Davidge, Member of IHDCYH's Institute Advisory Board
When: Monday, March 12, 2007
Forum: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Reception: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
What: The forum will feature speeches from Mr. Mike Lake on behalf of
Canada's New Government, Mr. Dan Backs on behalf of the
Government of Alberta, an overview presentation by Dr. Kramer,
Scientific Director for CIHR's IHDCYH, presentations from
University of Alberta researchers and trainees as well as a
question and answer session.
Where: TELUS Centre, Room 134
Corner of 111th Street and 87th avenue
North Campus of the University of Alberta
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For further information:
For further information: CIHR Media Relations, (613) 941-4563,