Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

November 19, 2005 12:59 ET

Media Advisory\Canadian Food Inspection Agency: Result National AI Survey in Wild Birds

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 19, 2005) - Technical experts from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) will hold a technical briefing to provide an information update on the Wild Bird Influenza Survey 2005 today, Saturday, November 19, at 3 p.m. EST.

The briefing will take place in Room 102, 59 Camelot Street, Ottawa.

(Directions: From the Queensway, take Maitland/Merivale exit south to Camelot which is one block south of Hunt Club Road. Head west on Camelot to the Cleopatra intersection)

Media can dial in by calling 1-888-265-0464 or 1-613-954-4095, Conf: 2058677.

Technical experts include:

Dr. Brian Evans and Dr. Judith Bosse, Canadian Food Inspection Agency
and a representative from the Public Health Agency of Canada.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media relations
    (613) 228-6682
    or
    Public Health Agency of Canada
    Media Relations
    (613) 954-8528