Media advisory: Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos and ITK President Natan Obed to announce new research initiative to support Inuit health

Press Release

From: Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Media advisory

November 1, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario – The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health, Natan Obed, President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, and Dr. Michael Strong, President of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, will announce a new research initiative that aims to improve the health and well-being of Inuit in Canada.

A media availability will be held after the announcement.


Wednesday, November 2, 2022


1:00 p.m. (EDT)


Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami
75 Albert Street, Suite 1101 (between Metcalfe and Elgin)
Ottawa, ON  K1P 5E7

Media are required to register to attend the event at 343-655-1117 or [email protected].


Marie-France Proulx
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos
Minister of Health

Media Relations
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami
[email protected]

Media Relations
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
[email protected]


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