Media Advisory: Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers of Health Meeting

EDMONTON, AB, October 19, 2017 – A meeting of Federal-Provincial-Territorial Ministers of Health will take place in Edmonton on Friday, October 20, 2017.

The meeting will be co-chaired by the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, and the Honourable Sarah Hoffman, Minister of Health for Alberta.

A photo opportunity (cameras only) with the Ministers will take place at 1:25 p.m. (MDT).

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

October 20, 2017

Media Registration: 12:25 p.m. (MDT)
Photo Opportunity: 1:25 p.m. (MDT)
Press Conference: 2:15 p.m. (MDT)
Media Availability: 2:35 p.m. (MDT)

Federal Building
Capital View Room, 2nd floor
9820 107 Street
Edmonton, Alberta

*Media unable to attend the press conference at 2:15 p.m. in person can participate via teleconference at the telephone number:


English Toll-free dial-in number: 1-866-206-0153
Pass code: 2810271
French Toll-free dial-in number: 1-866-805-7923
Pass code: 9613203

Media Inquiries:

Yves-Alexandre Comeau
Office of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor
Federal Minister of Health
(613) 957-0200

Media Relations
Health Canada
(613) 957-2983


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