OTTAWA, Nov. 2, 2014 /CNW/ -
The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, joined by Dr. Gregory Taylor, Chief Public Health Officer and Dr. Judith Bossé, Assistant Deputy Minister, Infectious Disease Prevention and Control will make an announcement concerning the Government's response to the Ebola outbreak.
Media are also welcome to join the Minister and Dr. Taylor on a lab tour directly following the press conference.
Media unable to attend the press conference in person can participate via teleconference.
Note to Editors: There are currently no cases of Ebola in Canada.
Note to Camera Crews: All camera crews must sign-in at 1:15 p.m. CDT for security clearance and briefing prior to filming inside of the NML.
Monday, November 3, 2014
1:15 p.m. CDT security clearance/briefing (cameras)
2:00 p.m. CDT announcement in NML Theatre followed by a lab tour.
*all media must bring photo identification*
Location (in person)
National Microbiology Labratory
1015 Arlington Street
Dial-in: 613-960-7526 / 1-877-413-4814
SOURCE: Public Health Agency of Canada
For further information: Media Inquiries: Michael Bolkenius, Office of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Federal Minister of Health, 613-957-0200; Media Relations, Health Canada, 613-957-2983