Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada

June 03, 2007 13:38 ET

Media Advisory: Public Health Agency of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 3, 2007) - The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) will hold a media availability and teleconference today at 11:00 a.m. (Pacific) to provide an update on the status of a group of Japanese students who have been detained in Vancouver due to their exposure to measles. After receiving test results and assessing the health status of the students, the PHAC has lifted the detention order and the students will begin to return home.



LOCATION:
Vancouver International Airport
Domestic Terminal
4th Floor - Room 4106


Media can also participate in the briefing by calling 1-888-265-0464. The conference code is 3273322.

Contact Information

  • Public Health Agency of Canada
    Alain Desroches
    613-601-7970