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Media Alert: Tygerberg Hospital and the Smile Foundation

16 November 2009

For the second time in the Smile Foundation history, a Smile Week will be held at Tygerberg Hospital. More than 35 children will walk into 2010 with a beautiful smile, a facial expression they were never able to communicate with before.


From 16-22 November 2009, the Smile Foundation, together with the Tygerberg Hospital and sponsor, Vodacom, will operate solely on children with cleft lips and palates. A media briefing is scheduled for Wednesday 18 November 2009, where guests can interact with the children who have under gone some surgery.

Venue: R4 Lecture Room, 4th Floor, Tygerberg Hospital
Date: Wednesday, 18 November 2009
Time: Registration takes place at 12:00


Media Enquiries: 

Laticia Pienaar
Tel: 021 938 5454
Cell: 073 1713 643


Dr David Julies
Cell: 076 534 9780