Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada

August 06, 2009 15:00 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: Public Health Agency of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2009) - This document corrects and replaces the advisory that was sent earlier today at 2:10 PM EDT. Note that it will be impossible to attend this event in person.

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, federal Minister of Health, along with Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, and Dr. Danielle Grondin, Assistant Deputy Minister, Infectious Disease and Emergency Preparedness in the Public Health Agency of Canada, will provide an update on the H1N1 flu virus.

Media are invited to participate in a teleconference call. Please call:



North American Dial-In #: 1-888-265-0464

Int'l/Local Dial-In #: (613) 954 - 4096

Conference ID #: 24004302

Date : Thursday, August 6, 2009

Time : 4:00 p.m. EDT


Regular updates on H1N1 flu virus are available on our website at: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/alert-alerte/swine_200904-eng.php

Subscribe to our RSS feed for journalists on H1N1 influenza A at: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/rss/index-eng.php

Webcast of media briefing: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/alert-alerte/swine_webcast-eng.php

Contact Information

  • Office of Leona Aglukkaq
    Minister of Health
    Josee Bellemare
    613-957-0200
    or
    Public Health Agency of Canada
    Media Relations
    613-941-8189