MEDIA ADVISORY

For Immediate Release:

November 21, 2011

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of London Health Sciences Centre’s
Thameswood Lodge

(LONDON, Ontario) – Members of the media are invited to attend a special open house to mark the 50th anniversary of London Health Sciences Centre’s Thameswood Lodge.

Thameswood Lodge is a 62-bed, non-treatment facility that provides lodging for patients who would otherwise need to travel more than 40 km for their cancer treatments at LHSC’s London Regional Cancer Program (LRCP). It is a “home away from home” that provides LCRP patients with a comfortable, safe, supportive and caring environment during their course of treatment. The open house will celebrate this remarkable legacy.

 

Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Time:

1:00 p.m. (open house begins)

2:00 p.m. (speaking remarks)

Location:

Thameswood Lodge

401 Nelson Street

Dining Room

 

Speakers include:

  • Brian Orr, Vice President, Cancer Care, London Health Sciences Centre and Cancer Care Ontario, Regional Vice President, South West Regional Cancer Program
  • Brenda Fleming, Director, South West Regional Cancer Program

 

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For media inquiries contact:
Mandy Gelinas
Corporate Communications and Public Relations
London Health Sciences Centre
519-685-8500, ext. 75157

mandy.gelinas@lhsc.on.ca

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