Health Canada

Health Canada

June 09, 2010 16:11 ET

Media Advisory/CORRECTION FROM SOURCE: Health Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 9, 2010) -

Please take note that a change has been made to the Media advisory previously published today, June 9, 2010. See the corrected version below:

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, will make an important announcement regarding product safety. The Minister will be joined by the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of State, Economic Development Agency of Canada for the regions of Quebec; and representatives from Safe Kids Canada and Options Consommateurs.

Minister Aglukkaq will be available to answer questions from the media following her remarks.

Media are required to present proper identification for accreditation.

A technical briefing (not for attribution) with Health Canada officials will be held via teleconference following the Minister's question-and-answer session.

Teleconference number for technical briefing:

613-960-7526  (within the National Capital Region)

877-413-4814 (outside of the National Capital Region)

Passcode: 4062915

Date Wednesday, June 9, 2010
Time 4:15 p.m. – Minister's remarks (National Press Theatre)
  5:00 p.m. – Technical briefing (via teleconference)
Location National Press Theatre -
  National Press Building
  150 Wellington Street
  Ottawa, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Health Canada
    Office of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq
    Federal Minister of Health
    Josee Bellemare