Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada

August 19, 2009 09:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Public Health Agency of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 19, 2009) - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, federal Minister of Health, along with Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, Dr. Frank Plummer, Scientific Director General of the National Microbiology Laboratory, and Dr. Patricia Huston, Senior Medical Advisor at the Public Health Agency of Canada, will provide an update on the H1N1 flu virus.

Media are invited to call in:

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

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

Conference ID #: 26027426

Date : Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Time : 1:30 p.m. EDT

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Contact Information

  • Office of Leona Aglukkaq
    Minister of Health
    Josee Bellemare
    Public Health Agency of Canada
    Media Relations