LHSC leads the way in promoting a greener approach to health care

(LONDON, Ontario) – Members of the media are invited to attend London Health Sciences Centre’s 2008 Eco Care Conference at the London Convention Centre. This is the first conference in Canada to provide innovative ideas for health care institutions to reduce their environmental footprint and create positive ecological change. The two-day conference features speakers from across the country and around the globe.

Please join Cliff Nordal, President and Chief Executive Officer, LHSC for opening remarks:

Date: Mon, Oct 20, 2008
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Location: London Convention Centre
Ballroom 1 & 8

The conference is open to media from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., both Monday, Oct 20 and Tuesday, Oct 21. For a full conference agenda visit: http://www.lhsc.on.ca/ecologic/confpdf/agenda.pdf.

Justin Trudeau, MP for the riding of Papineau, Montreal will address the conference at the gala dinner, Monday night at Museum London.

To arrange interview times with speakers, please contact:
Kelly Almond
Corporate Communications and Public Relations
519-685-8500, ext. 77129

After-hours assistance:
Call LHSC Switchboard at 519-685-8500 and ask to page the communication consultant on-call.