/R E P E A T/ - Olympic Rower Doesn't Let Juvenile Diabetes "Pull" Him Down - Chris Jarvis to Deliver Inspirational Speech to Children with the Disease

    MONTREAL, March 26 /CNW Telbec/ - Olympic rower Chris Jarvis will be
speaking at The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC on Tuesday March 27
at 8:30 a.m. Chris was diagnosed with Juvenile Diabetes when he was 14. He
will address a crowd of youngsters with diabetes and explain how he never let
the disease interfere with his goals and ambitions. Chris, who has been on the
Canadian National Rowing Team for four years, says he has always played an
active role in the management of his diabetes and by being vigilant he was
never let it stop him.
    Chris is one of the founders of www.insulindependence.org, an
organization that strives to educate, mentor and advocate for people with

    WHO:      Olympic Rower Chris Jarvis

    WHEN:     Tuesday March 27, 2007
              8:30 a.m.

    WHERE:    The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC
              2300 Tupper Street
              RM B230

    Breakfast will be served.

For further information:

For further information: Lisa Dutton, Manager, Public Relations and
Communications, The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC, (514) 412-4307

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