Media Advisory - Minister Aglukkaq to announce major investment in physical
activity and health research

VANCOUVER, July 26 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, will be in Vancouver to announce funding for research on physical activity and health. The Minister will be joined by Dr. Jane Aubin from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Dr. John Esdaile, Scientific Director of the Arthritis Research Centre of Canada. The event will involve a yoga demonstration with a group of individuals with arthritis.

Minister Aglukkaq will be available to answer questions from the media following her remarks.

    When:   Monday, July 26, 2010
            10:30 am PDT - announcement
            11:15 am PDT - photo opportunity

    Where:  Arthritis Research Centre of Canada
            895 West 10th Avenue
            Vancouver, British Columbia

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SOURCE Canadian Institutes of Health Research

For further information: For further information: For media assistance contact: Tim Vail, Office of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, 613-957-0200; David Coulombe, CIHR Media Relations, 613-941-4563

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