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Founder's Day Celebration at the Hockey Hall of Fame
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Hockey Hall of Fame, Brookfield Place, 30 Yonge St., Toronto, ON

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Join fellow alumni and friends for a Founder's Day celebration in Toronto. Enjoy the interactive exhibits and attractions of the Hockey Hall of Fame while commemorating Western's founding in 1878, 140 years ago.

Our guest speaker will be Dr. Lisa Fischer, a leader in the clinical care of athletes with sport concussion, speaking on the topic, "7 Things About Concussion." Dr. Fischer is Director, Primary Care Sport Medicine at the Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic and Assistant Professor in the Departments of Family Medicine and the Faculty of Health Sciences at Western.

We will also be joined by Eric Lindros, retired NHL great, Hockey Hall of Fame Inductee and former Canadian National Hockey Team member. Lindros has worked tirelessly to raise awareness for concussion research at Western.

The talk will take place at 7:00 p.m. in the TSN Theatre.

Appetizers and refreshments will be provided, along with one complimentary beer or wine per person. A cash bar will also be available.

Registration is $15 per person. Please register by Monday, March 5, 2018.

Map and Directions

To enter from Yonge & Front: Enter 10 Front Street through Sam Pollock Square. Proceed to Galleria. Take Galleria escalators down to the Concourse Level.

Dr Lisa Fischer
Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Faculty of Health Sciences, Western University and Director, Primary Care Sport Medicine, Fowler Kennedy Sport Medicine Clinic

Western Alumni is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Please contact us if you have any particular accommodation requirements or require information in an alternate format.

We are sorry, the deadline for buying tickets online for this event has passed. Please email alumnirsvp@uwo.ca or call 1-800-258-6896 and press 2 if you are still interested in attending. Please leave your name, email, phone number, the name of your guest and specify which event you would like to attend. We will respond to let you know if tickets are still available.

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About Western Founder’s Day

Founder’s Day is celebrated each year by the Western community on March 7 - the anniversary of the University’s founding in 1878.

It is a time for alumni, students, faculty and staff - wherever they are around the world - to reconnect and share in a celebration of everything #purpleandproud.