Source: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Media Advisory: Minister of Science to Announce Investment in Cancer Research

MONTRÉAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - July 6, 2016) - The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce a significant investment in a new research commercialization centre. Minister Duncan will be joined by Gaétan Barrette, Quebec Minister of Health and Social Services.

There will be a media availability following the announcement.

Date: Thursday, July 7, 2016
Time: Announcement-9:00 a.m.
Media availability (scrum)-9:30 a.m.
Location: Rachel-Tourigny Pavilion
Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital
5305 de l'Assomption Boulevard
Montréal, Quebec

Follow Minister Duncan on social media.

Twitter: @ScienceMin

Instagram: sciencemin

Follow the Networks of Centres of Excellence on social media.

Twitter: @NCE_RCE

Contact Information:

Veronique Perron
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Science

Media Relations
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Martin Leroux
Media and Public Affairs Officer
Natural Sciences and Engineering
Research Council of Canada