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Federal Government to Make Announcement Regarding Spinal Cord Injury Research

Published: June 04 2013

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(June 4, 2013) - On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 the Honourable Steven Fletcher, Minister of State (Transport) and Member of Parliament for Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia will make an announcement to regarding spinal cord injury (SCI) research and care. Minister Fletcher will be joined by Rick Hansen.

Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Toronto Western Hospital Atrium
399 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8

Contact Information

Media only:
Brayden Akers
Office of the Minister of State (Transport)
613-799-0383

Event logistics only:
Jaime Burke
Regional Communications Manager
Western Economic Diversification Canada
Vancouver, British Columbia
604-666-1318

Tanya Tait
Director of Marketing and Communications
Rick Hansen Foundation
Cell: 604-644-9210
ttait@rickhansen.com