Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada

March 14, 2008 12:52 ET

Media Advisory: Public Health Agency of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 14, 2008) - Media are invited to attend the 3rd Annual Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) Research Forum. The cutting edge research showcased at this event highlights the vital work being undertaken at the PHAC to improve the health of Canadians.

Media will want to attend the following key features of the Research Forum:

- Exhibit of over 100 scientific posters describing the latest research in vaccine development, maternal and youth health, chronic and infectious disease prevention, public health technologies, and much more

- Plenary Sessions on Social Determinants of Health and Health Effects of Climate Change

- Open House with the opportunity to speak directly with Agency scientists about their research

Please see the attached agenda for times of scheduled events.



Date: Monday, March 17, 2008

Location: Ottawa Marriott
100 Kent Street
Ottawa, Ontario


2008 Public Health Agency of Canada Research Forum Agenda is available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/aga.pdf

Contact Information

  • Public Health Agency of Canada
    Renee Robert
    204-784-8094
    Cell: 204-228-5123 (on site March 17)
    or
    Public Health Agency of Canada
    Philippe Brideau
    613-948-4532
    Cell : 613-808-2796 (on site March 17)