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University of Iowa Media Advisory

June 13, 2003

MEDIA ADVISORY: NFL Star Dwight To Visit Children's Hospital of Iowa

WHAT: National Football League player and former Iowa Hawkeye Tim Dwight will visit patients at Children's Hospital of Iowa.

WHEN: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, June 27

WHO: San Diego Charger Tim Dwight, University of Iowa graduate and Iowa City native.

WHERE: Dwight will be available from 11:30 a.m. to 11:40 a.m. in the entrance lobby on the first level of the John Colloton Pavilion. He will then visit patients on the second and third levels of the Colloton Pavilion in the pediatric inpatient units. (Please note that Dwight will not be available for interviews after 11:40 a.m. in order for him to maximize his interaction with the children.)

CONTACT: Tom Moore, 319-356-3945, Fax-319-384-7900,

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STORY SOURCE: Joint Office for Planning, Marketing and Communications, University of Iowa Health Care, 200 Hawkins Drive, Room 8798 JPP, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1009.

MEDIA CONTACT: Tom Moore, 319-356-3945,