P.E.I. health officials provide COVID-19 update

P.E.I. health officials provide COVID-19 update

In Charlottetown, Dr. Heather Morrison, the chief public health officer of Prince Edward Island, and Marion Dowling, Health P.E.I.’s COVID-19 response lead, provide an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Ontario releases updated COVID-19 projections – April 20, 2020

Ontario releases updated COVID-19 projections – April 20, 2020

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

Federal health officials provide COVID-19 update – April 20, 2020

Federal health officials provide COVID-19 update – April 20, 2020

In Ottawa, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer, and Dr. Howard Njoo, deputy chief public health officer, provide an update on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

PM Trudeau on Nova Scotia shootings and the federal response to COVID-19 – April 20, 2020

PM Trudeau on Nova Scotia shootings and the federal response to COVID-19 – April 20, 2020

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.

Nova Scotia update on COVID-19 – April 19, 2020

Nova Scotia update on COVID-19 – April 19, 2020

In Halifax, Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health, and Premier Stephen McNeil provide an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang also makes remarks concerning the shooting incident in Portapique, N.S.

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on negotiations concerning return of the House – April 19, 2020

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on negotiations concerning return of the House – April 19, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer discusses ongoing negotiations among the federal political parties concerning the resumption of sittings of the House of Commons. Sittings are currently scheduled to resume on Monday, April 20.

B.C. update on measures related to provincial state of emergency – April 19, 2020

B.C. update on measures related to provincial state of emergency – April 19, 2020

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).

PM Trudeau provides update on federal response to COVID-19 – April 19, 2020

PM Trudeau provides update on federal response to COVID-19 – April 19, 2020

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 makes brief remarks concerning a shooting incident in Portapique, N.S.

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – April 18, 2020

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – April 18, 2020

In Victoria, Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, provides an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Ontario's chief medical officer provides COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

Ontario's chief medical officer provides COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

In Toronto, Dr. David Williams, Ontario’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Manitoba health officials provide COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

Manitoba health officials provide COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

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.

Premier Doug Ford and Ontario ministers provide COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

Premier Doug Ford and Ontario ministers provide COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

In a news conference at Queen’s Park, Ontario Premier Doug Ford and provincial cabinet ministers Christine Elliott (health), Ross Romano (colleges and universities), and Dr. Merrilee Fullerton (long-term care) provide an update on their government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Federal ministers and health officials provide COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

Federal ministers and health officials provide COVID-19 update – April 18, 2020

In Ottawa, Treasury Board President Jean-Yves Duclos and Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller present an update on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. They are joined by Dr. Tom Wong, executive director and chief medical officer of public health at Indigenous Services Canada.

PM Trudeau on extension of border restrictions; aid for Indigenous businesses – April 18, 2020

PM Trudeau on extension of border restrictions; aid for Indigenous businesses – April 18, 2020

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirms that Canada and the United States have agreed to extend the restrictions that have closed the shared border to non-essential travellers by an additional 30 days. The border was closed on March 21 in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Speaking from outside his home in Ottawa, … Read more

Yukon update on COVID-19 – April 17, 2020

Yukon update on COVID-19 – April 17, 2020

In Whitehorse, Dr. Brendan Hanley, Yukon’s chief medical officer of health, and Premier Sandy Silver provide an update on the territory’s response to COVID-19 (coronavirus).