Health and Community Services
June 7, 2017

Media Advisory: Minister Haggie to Address National Dietitians Conference

The Honourable John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community Services, will open the Dietitians of Canada’s national conference tomorrow (Thursday, June 8). The opening ceremony will take place at the St. John’s Convention Centre in the Bowring Ballroom at 8:45 a.m. Minister Haggie will speak at approximately 9:00 a.m.

Happening June 7-10 in St. John’s, the national conference includes keynote speaker sessions, workshops, lectures, research sharing and networking opportunities for delegates. Dietitians of Canada has over 6,000 registered members, including more than 100 members in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Media contact
Emily Timmins
Health and Community Services
709-729-6986, 693-1292
EmilyTimmins@gov.nl.ca

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