Canadian Hemophilia Society

Canadian Hemophilia Society

July 18, 2005 10:22 ET

Canadian Hemophilia Society to Attend Ontario Superior Court Hearing of Dr. Roger Perrault's Application for Stay of Proceedings

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - July 18, 2005) - John Plater, Chair of the Canadian Hemophilia Society's HCV/HIV Task Force will attend Ontario Superior Court (361 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario) July 18-19 2005 when Dr. Roger Perrault, former director of the Canadian Red Cross Society's blood transfusion service, and charged by the RCMP in November 2002 for his role in Canada's tainted blood tragedy of the 1980's, appears for a stay of proceedings hearing.

For further information on the tainted blood tragedy, check the Canadian Hemophilia Society's website at: www.hemophilia.ca .

Contact Information

  • CHS
    John Plater
    Chair, HCV/HIV Task Force
    (416) 525-4247 (cell)
    (519) 599-3093 (office)
    or
    CHS
    David Page
    Director of Programs and Communications
    1(800) 668-2686