Notice to the media - Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers of Health Meeting

OTTAWA, Oct. 18, 2016 /CNW/ - A meeting of Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers of Health will take place in Toronto on Tuesday, October 18th, 2016.

The meeting will be co-chaired by the Honourable Jane Philpott, Federal Minister of Health, and the Honourable Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health for Ontario.

A photo opportunity with the Ministers and representatives from the Assembly of First Nations, the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and the Métis National Council will take place at 8:20 a.m. (EDT).

Media will be required to register when they arrive on-site. Proper accreditation will be required.

October 18, 2016

Media Registration: 7:20 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. (EDT)
Photo Opportunity: 8:20 a.m. (EDT)
Press Conference: 3:30 p.m.(EDT)
Media Availability: 3:40 p.m. (EDT)

Omni King Edward Hotel
Windsor Ballroom B
37 King St E
Toronto, ON M5C 1E9

*Media unable to attend the press conference at 3:30 p.m. in person can participate via teleconference.

English Toll-free dial-in number: 1-877-413-4814
Pass code: 7846549
French Toll-free dial-in number: 1-877-413-4814
Pass code: 6233963


SOURCE Health Canada

For further information: Andrew MacKendrick, Office of Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, (613) 957-0200; Media Relations, Health Canada, (613) 957-2983

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