Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada

September 27, 2007 10:05 ET

Media Advisory: Public Health Agency of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 27, 2007) - On October 1, 2007, the Minister of Health Tony Clement will join the World Health Organization and Help the Aged UK at Canada House in London, England, to mark International Day of Older Persons.

Together, they will unveil a key WHO tool in worldwide efforts to make communities - including those in Canada - better, healthier and safer places for seniors. In addition, Help the Aged, UK, will present an award to the Canadian Minister of Health, Tony Clement.

Canadian media wishing to develop advance stories on the Government of Canada's involvement in seniors health issues, or those outlets without representation in London, can can contact the officials below for more information on how this announcement will benefit Canadian seniors. For media located in London, the event will take place at:



Time 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Location Gold Room, Canada House
Trafalgar Square
London, England

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of Health
    Erik Waddell
    613-957-0200
    or
    Public Health Agency of Canada
    Alain Desroches
    613-948-7970