MONTREAL, Feb. 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dr. Fabrice Brunet, Chief Executive Officer of CHU Sainte-Justine, and Maud Cohen, President and Executive Director of the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation, invite you to attend a major gift announcement which will represent hope and relief to some 50 000 children in Québec suffering from one of the 7,000 rare genetic disorders that have been identified to date.
Also in attendance will be Dr Jacques L. Michaud, doctor, geneticist and chief of the Division of Medical Genetics at CHU Sainte-Justine, Honorable Michael M. Fortier, chair of the Board of Directors, CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation, Mr Pierre Boivin, co-chair of the Healing More Better campaign, Mr Alfredo Barrios, Chief executive, Rio Tinto Alcan as well as a patient. Given the significance of this announcement, each of these individuals will be available for interviews following the press conference.
Date : Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Time : 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Place : CHU Sainte-Justine, Salle Marcelle-Lacoste, 9th floor
(3175, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine)
SOURCE RIO TINTO ALCAN - EN
For further information: Mélanie Dallaire, Senior Advisor, Media Relations, CHU Sainte-Justine, 514-345-7707 (direct line), 514-415-5727 (media pager), [email protected]