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Media Advisory; BCMA's Province-Wide Kickoff Event: Walk With Your Doc Vancouver

Apr 30 2013 12:00AM



VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/30/13 -- On Saturday, May 4 the BC Medical Association will be holding its province wide kickoff event for Walk with your Doc. Respected physician and media personality Dr Art Hister will emcee the event, well-known local physician and columnist Dr Davidicus Wong will be walking, and BCMA president Dr Shelley Ross will say a few words.

Taking place at Kitsilano Beach Walk with your Doc brings together Vancouver walkers and doctors on a 2 km walk. Walk with your Doc provides a great opportunity for doctors to connect with a group of patients, to walk side by side, discuss the health benefits that walking provides, and demonstrate their commitment of supporting patients to lead a healthy lifestyle. This event shows that people of all ages, no matter their ability, can stay active by walking.

Please visit the Walk with your Doc website at:

Location: Kitsilano Beach - Corner of Yew St. and Cornwall Ave.

Date: Saturday, May 4th

Media Availability: 9:30am

Walk: 10:00am

BC Medical Association
Sharon Shore
Senior Manager, Communications and Media Relations
604-306-1866 (pager)

Source: Marketwire

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