OTTAWA, July 30, 2012 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of
Health, today issued the following statement:
I was saddened to learn of the passing of John Plater.
John served as the co-chair of the Ministerial Advisory Council on the
Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada, and was a tireless
representative of people living with HIV, AIDS and hepatitis C from
across Canada and around the world.
John dedicated his time and energy in the service of others. He will be
missed, and will be an inspiration to many for years to come.
I wish to extend my deepest condolences to John's wife Karen, and their
SOURCE: PUBLIC HEALTH AGENCY OF CANADA
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