Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada

May 02, 2009 17:06 ET

Media Advisory: Public Health Agency of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 2, 2009) - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, federal Minister of Health, along with Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada and Dr. Brian Evans, Executive Vice President of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency will provide an update on the topic of H1N1 flu virus (human swine flu).

Media are invited to attend. If you are unable to participate in person, please call:

North American Dial-In #: 1-888-265-0464

Int'l/Local Dial-In #: (613) 954-4096

Conference ID # 98507790

A live webcast of the briefing is available (see below for details).



Date: Saturday May 2, 2009
Time: 6:00 p.m. EDT
Location: 0115C (Departmental Board Room)
Basement, Brooke Claxton Building
Ottawa, Ontario


Regular updates on H1N1 influenza A are available on our website at:
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/alert-alerte/swine_200904-eng.php

Subscribe to our RSS feed for journalists on H1N1 influenza A at: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/rss/index-eng.php

Webcast of media briefing: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/alert-alerte/swine_webcast-eng.php

Contact Information

  • Office of Leona Aglukkaq
    Minister of Health
    Josee Bellemare
    613-957-0200
    or
    Public Health Agency of Canada
    Media Relations
    613-941-8189