Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

January 13, 2016 10:16 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in Protecting Food Supply and Environment Through Science

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 13, 2016) - The Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, will make a funding announcement concerning scientific research in plant protection and food safety regulation. Minister Philpott will be accompanied by Malcolm Campbell, Vice President of Research at the University of Guelph.

When: Thursday, January 14 / 10:30 a.m. (local time)
Where: University of Guelph Biodiversity Institute of Ontario
University of Guelph campus
579 Gordon Street (between Animal Science Building and Bovey Building)
http://www.uoguelph.ca/campus/map/
Guelph, Ontario

A question and answer session will be held after the announcement.

Media attending are asked to register 10 minutes prior to the event.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media Relations Unit
    613-773-6600

    Office of the Honourable Jane Philpott
    Minister of Health
    Press Secretary
    Andrew MacKendrick
    613-957-0200