Slides for this presentation can be found here: https://files.ontario.ca/moh-covid-19-modelling-potential-scenarios-en-2020-04-20.pdf In a news conference at Queen’s Park, Matthew Anderson (the president and CEO of Ontario Health), Adalsteinn Brown (the dean of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto), and Dr. Barbara Yaffe (Ontario’s associate chief medical officer of health) discuss Ontario’s … Read more
Speaking from outside his home in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discusses the federal government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The prime minister also discusses the April 19 mass shooting in Nova Scotia in which at least 18 people were killed, including Const. Heidi Stevenson, a 23-year veteran of the RCMP.
At a news conference in Vancouver, Mike Farnworth, the British Columbia solicitor general and minister of public safety, discusses enforcement measures related to the province’s ongoing state of emergency. B.C. has been under a state of emergency since March 18 as part of an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
In Winnipeg, Dr. Brent Roussin, Manitoba’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. He is joined by Lanette Siragusa, the provincial lead of health system integration and quality as well as chief nursing officer for Shared Health.
In Iqaluit, David Akeeagok, the deputy premier of Nunavut, David Joanasie, the minister of education, and Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s chief medical officer of health, provide an update on the government’s response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the territory. The education minister announces that schools will be closed for the rest of the school year. There … Read more