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Dr. David Miller

Dr. David Miller

Memorial Run on Memorial Day Honors Dr. David Miller

On Monday, May 30, 2011, J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital Foundation is sponsoring the third annual Dr. David Miller Memorial Run and Walk, which will also continue the celebration of the 100th Anniversary of J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital. The 5K Run will begin at 9:00 a.m. This yearís event will begin and end at the Medical Office Building Entrance Plaza of the Hospital. The 5K Run route travels from J.C. Blair, through the campuses of Juniata College and Huntingdon Area High School and Middle School and back up Hospital Hill. The One Mile Walk or Run will begin at J.C. Blair after the 5K runners take off, and the Kids Fun Run will take place following the run and walk. To register, go to www.jcblair.org or call (814) 643-8548.

Dr. David Miller was a family practice physician who died November 2, 2007, at the age of 62. He was an avid runner and a big fan of Huntingdon Bearcat athletics and the Pittsburgh Steelers and Penguins. His family, friends and patients have organized this salute to his community spirit.

All proceeds raised from this event will benefit the Dr. David Miller Memorial Fund of the J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital Foundation. Dr. Millerís family hopes to contribute funds toward the renovation of J.C. Blairís Emergency Department.

For more information about the Dr. Miller Memorial Run and Walk, call (814) 643-8548 or go to www.jcblair.org.

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