OTTAWA, Aug. 31, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada will hold a two-day Opioid Symposium in Toronto, Ontario.
The Symposium will bring together policy-makers, experts and people with lived and living experience to discuss solutions to the crisis.
Media are invited to attend all sessions of the Symposium in person or watch via webcast.
A dedicated media room will be available for media use, and media availabilities for the Minister of Health are scheduled.
For information on the Symposium, please see the agenda.
The Symposium will also be available by webcast.
September 5-6, 2018
September 5 – 9:30am
September 5 – 12:40pm
September 6 – 12:20pm (Teleconference available)
September 6 – 4:30pm
NOTE: Media should register in advance at [email protected] and provide accreditation. On-site registration begins as of 7:30am on Wednesday, September 5.
Globe and Mail Centre
351 King Street East
September 6 only
Access code: 7811798#
SOURCE Health Canada
For further information: Media Inquiries: Thierry Bélair, Office of Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, (613) 957-0200; Media Relations, Health Canada, (613) 957-2983, [email protected]