OTTAWA, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, will convene a panel discussion, hosted by the Public Policy Forum, on the spread of misinformation about vaccines on social media and the impact it is having on vaccine-preventable diseases in Canada.
The discussion will include participants representing social media, media and digital literacy, public health and parent influencers, and will be streamed live at https://www.facebook.com/publicpolicyforum/.
Dr. Tam, along with members of the panel will be available to speak with media following the discussion.
April 26, 2019
2:30 pm (EDT)
Public Policy Forum
130 Albert Street, Suite 1400
SOURCE Public Health Agency of Canada
For further information: Media Inquiries: Media Relations, Public Health Agency of Canada, (613) 957-2983, [email protected]; Carl Neustaedter, Director of Communications, Public Policy Forum, (613) 238-7858 Ext. 286, [email protected]