Media advisory: Canada’s Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor to make Indigenous health research announcement

From: Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Victoria, British Columbia – July 15, 2019 – The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Canada’s Minister of Health, will announce a major investment in Indigenous health research. In light of this announcement, the Minister will participate in an Indigenous research roundtable alongside Dr. Carrie Bourassa, the Scientific Director of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health.

Media are invited to participate in a media availability with the Minister. Researchers will also be available to speak to the media about their work.


July 16, 2019


11:30 a.m. PDT


First Peoples House
University of Victoria
Victoria, B.C.
V8P 5C2


Media Relations
Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Thierry Bélair
Office of Ginette Petitpas Taylor
Minister of Health


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