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SUBJECT: 30th anniversary of the Terry Fox marathon of hope and to mark the launch of the Terry Fox Research Institute Atlantic node

DATE: April 8,2010

         On Monday, April 12, 2010, the Terry Fox Research Institute will hold an event to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Terry Fox Marathon of Hope and to mark the launch of the Terry Fox Research Institute Atlantic node.
Participants:
• Mrs. Betty Fox/ Terry Fox family
• Governments Of Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick And Prince Edward Island
• Researchers and health professionals from cancer care and research institutes in Atlantic Canada
• Cancer survivors
• Two local choirs

 When: Monday, April 12, 2010
time: 10 a.m.
where: Terry Fox monument located on port authority site at bottom of Temperance Street (tent), St. John’s

 

 

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For more information, contact : Kelly Curwin, Chief Communications Officer, Terry Fox Research Institute kcurwin@tfri.ca; mobile: 778-237-8158

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