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Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

October 16, 2012 

Governor General to Deliver Keynote Address to
Members of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

OTTAWAHis Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will be inducted as Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and deliver the keynote address at the 2012 convocation ceremony. The event will take place at the Ottawa Convention Centre on Friday, October 19, 2012, at 7:30 p.m.

At approximately 9 p.m., His Excellency will address the 200 graduates and be inducted as  Honorary Fellow of the College.

About the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
With more than 42 000 members in 87 countries, the Royal College contributes to improving the health of Canadians by setting the highest standards for specialty medical education and is a trusted partner in advancing sound health and public policy.

For more information, visit www.royalcollege.ca.

 

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Media information:

Marie-Ève Létourneau
Rideau Hall Press Office
613-998-0287
marie-eve.letourneau@gg.ca

Tom McMillan
Communications Specialist, Communications and External Relations
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
613-730-8177 ext. 474
tmcmillan@royalcollege.ca 

 

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