The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, federal Minister of Health, along with Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, Dr. Frank Plummer, Scientific Director General of the National Microbiology Laboratory, and Dr. Patricia Huston, Infectious Disease and Emergency Preparedness at the Public Health Agency of Canada, will provide an update on the H1N1 flu virus.
News Release - Canada Launches a Television Advertising on Infection Prevention in Partnership with Provinces and Territories
The Government of Canada, in partnership with provincial and territorial governments, has launched a national television ad promoting infection prevention behaviours to prevent the spread of H1N1 and seasonal flu, Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq announced today.
The Cedars Cancer Institute announced today gross revenues raised in excess of $2 million through the second annual Cedars Tour de Lance cycling event
It is recognised that some individuals or groups not identified below may be at higher risk of severe illness or hospitalization due to socio-economic and lifestyle conditions, access to health care, and elevated risk of exposure to the H1N1 flu virus.
The winning public-private partnership (PPP) scheme, either Groupe immobilier santé McGill or Partenariat CUSM, will be announced on December 3, 2009.
Prevention and management of cases of influenza-like-illness (ILI) that may be due to pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus on cruise ships - Updated
This document has been developed by the Public Health Agency of Canada to provide guidance to cruise ship operators, medical staff and crew calling on ports in Canada on the prevention and management of influenza-like illness (ILI) that may be due to pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus in passengers or crew.
These Public Health Agency of Canada products provide timely messages about what you can do to protect yourself and others. Please feel free to share these messages with others.
Annex D: Preparing for the Pandemic Vaccine Response to the Canadian Pandemic Influenza Plan for the Health Sector (CPIP) 2006, provides detail about the pandemic vaccination program in Canada, including considerations associated with prioritization of a pandemic vaccine and their implications for planners.
Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq today announced further measures that the Government of Canada is taking to provide Canadians with the information they need to protect themselves against the H1N1 flu virus.
Individual and Community Based Measures to Help Prevent Transmission of Influenza-Like-Illness (ILI) in the Community, Including the Pandemic Influenza (HINI) 2009 Virus
This guidance document is provided by the Public Health Agency of Canada in response to the pandemic influenza (H1N1) 2009 virus.
Public Health Guidance for the prevention and management of Influenza-like-illness (ILI), including the Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Influenza Virus, related to mass gatherings
This guidance document is provided for public health officials by the Public Health Agency of Canada in response to the pandemic H1N1 (2009) influenza virus outbreak.