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2010-08-10 07:00:00

TORONTO, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web browser. http://smr.newswire.ca/en/sunnybrook-health-sciences-centre/altering-drug-dosage-provides-new-hope-for-brain-cancer /NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: The photo accompanying this social media release is also available at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited members of the media/ SOURCE Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

2010-02-23 07:30:00

Stock Market Symbols GIB.A (TSX) GIB (NYSE) www.cgi.com/newsroom TORONTO, ON, and FAIRFAX, VA, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CGI Group, Inc. (TSX: GIB.A; NYSE: GIB), a leading provider of information technology and business process services, today announced it signed a multi-year, $2.2 million contract with Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario (Sunnybrook). CGI will implement its Sovera(R), enterprise content management and workflow automation solution...

2008-08-20 12:00:57

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 20, 2008) - The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) announced today support for large- scale research infrastructure, under its Research Hospital Fund (RHF), for : - Research in major diseases of relevance to the Canadian population, including cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus/obesity, rheumatology and neurodegenerative disorders at University Health Network (UHN); - Research addressing child health from the molecular level to the...

2008-06-15 12:00:26

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 15, 2008) - Editors Note: A photo for this release will be available on the CP picture wire via Marketwire. Lance Armstrong, cancer survivor and cycling champion, spent Saturday afternoon cycling the country roads surrounding Cambridge with 40 cyclists. Together they raised more than $1.2 million for the once-in-a-lifetime ride alongside Armstrong. Ride with Lance (www.ridewithlance.ca) was a two-day event benefitting both Sunnybrook's Odette Cancer...

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