Health Canada

Health Canada

November 12, 2009 18:46 ET

Media Advisory: Health Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 12, 2009) - Officials from Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada will provide a technical briefing to the media on the subject of the H1N1 vaccine.

Officials will include:

Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, Dr. Perry Kendall, Provincial Health Officer for British Columbia, Dr. Danielle Grondin, Assistant Deputy Minister, Infectious Disease and Emergency Preparedness at the Public Health Agency of Canada, Dr. Elwyn Griffiths, Director General, Biologics and Genetic Therapies Directorate at Health Canada and Dr. Agnes Klein, Director, Biologics and Genetic Therapies Directorate at Health Canada.

Media are invited to attend. If you are unable to participate in person, please call:

North American Dial-In #: 1-877-413-4803

Int'l/Local Dial-In #: (613) 960-7520

Conference ID #: 4034077



Date
Friday, November 13, 2009

Time
10:30 a.m. EST

Location
0115C (Departmental Board Room)
Basement, Brooke Claxton Building
Ottawa, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Health Canada
    Media Relations
    613-957-2983
    or
    Public Health Agency of Canada
    Media Relations
    613-941-8189
    or
    Office of Leona Aglukkaq
    Minister of Health
    Josee Bellemare
    613-957-0200