Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

April 08, 2015 13:56 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Food Inspection Agency

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 8, 2015) -

Event: Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Technical Briefing:
Avian Influenza in Ontario
When: April 8, 2015 at 16:00 (EST)
Present: Paul Mayers, Vice President, Policy and Programs, CFIA
Dr Pierre Lafortune, Acting National Manager, Import/Export Live Animals and Germplasm Section, CFIA

Representatives from the CFIA will be on hand to provide an update on the "N" subtype of the Avian Influenza virus found in Ontario.

A question and answer session forthe media will follow the update. Please be prepared to provide your name and affiliation.

Teleconference phone number: 1-877-413-4813

Passcode: 1693829

Contact Information

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