/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Leitch and MP David Sweet to visit Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging researchers in Hamilton/

HAMILTON, ON, June 28, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, and David Sweet, Member of Parliament for Ancaster–Dundas–Flamborough–Westdale, on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, will visit with researchers, staff and participants at the heart of the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA), to congratulate them on reaching an important study milestone.

Minister Leitch and MP Sweet will visit the Hamilton data collection site and the CLSA biobank and biorepository centre. A photo opportunity and short media availability will follow the visit.



Monday June 29 at 10:30 a.m.
Media are invited for the visit of the facilities


McMaster Innovation Park
175 Longwood Road South
Hamilton, Ontario


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SOURCE Canadian Institutes of Health Research

For further information: For media assistance contact: Michael Bolkenius, Office of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, 613-957-0200; Sue Johnston, Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging, 905-525-9140 ext: 21413; David Coulombe, Media Relations, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, 613-941-4563


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