Canadian science equipment flying to the International Space Station: technical briefing

Media advisory

Longueuil, Quebec, April 9, 2019 — On Wednesday, April 10, during NASA's technical briefing, Dr. Richard L. Hughson will discuss Vascular Aging, a Canadian experiment that will examine cardiovascular health on the International Space Station (ISS). Equipment for this Canadian study will be on board Northrop Grumman's Cygnus resupply ship, scheduled to launch to the ISS on April 17.

To participate in the teleconference, media must contact Gina Anderson at 202-358-1160 or gina.n.anderson@nasa.gov by 1:00 p.m. ET Tuesday, April 9, for dial-in information.

Date:
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Time:
1:00 p.m. ET

What:
Technical briefing on the science and technology on the next Northrop Grumman resupply mission to the ISS

Who:
Richard L. Hughson, Schlegel Research Chair in Vascular Aging and Brain Health and Senior Director of Research at the University of Waterloo Research Institute for Aging

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Canadian Space Agency
Media Relations Office
Telephone: 450-926-4370
Website: http://asc-csa.gc.ca
Email: ASC.Medias-Media.CSA@canada.ca
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