Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 19, 2012 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 19, 2012) -

Event: Canadian Food Inspection Agency - News Teleconference on XL Foods Inc. Recall - Technical Briefing
When: October 19, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. (EDT)
Present: Dr. Martine Dubuc, Chief Food Safety Officer of Canada, CFIA
Paul Mayers, Associate Vice-President, Programs, CFIA
Dr. Harpreet Kochhar, Executive Director, Western Operations, CFIA
Dr. Frank Plummer, Chief Science Officer / Scientific Director General - National Microbiology Laboratory, PHAC
Dr. Gregory Taylor, Deputy Chief Public Officer, PHAC

CFIA and PHAC representatives will provide a brief update. A question and answer session for the media will follow.

Please be prepared to provide your name and affiliation.

Teleconference phone number: 1-877-413-4814

Passcode: 6090219

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    (613) 773-6600