COVID-19: Ontario details new restrictions for Toronto, Ottawa and Peel regions – October 9, 2020

COVID-19: Ontario details new restrictions for Toronto, Ottawa and Peel regions – October 9, 2020

In a news conference at Queen’s Park, Dr. David Williams (Ontario’s chief medical officer of health), Dr. Dirk Huyer (Ontario’s chief coroner and executive lead, COVID-19 Testing Approach), and Adalsteinn Brown (the dean of the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto), discuss new restrictions aimed at slowing the spread of … Read more

PM Justin Trudeau on federal COVID-19 response, vaccine procurement – September 25, 2020

PM Justin Trudeau on federal COVID-19 response, vaccine procurement – September 25, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau provides an update on the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. He announces that Canada has signed an agreement with AstraZeneca to procure up to 20 million doses of its vaccine candidate. This new agreement is in addition to a number … Read more

Ontario Premier Doug Ford announces $1B for expanded COVID-19 testing – September 24, 2020

Ontario Premier Doug Ford announces $1B for expanded COVID-19 testing – September 24, 2020

Ontario Premier Doug Ford speaks with reporters at Queen’s Park, where he is rolling out further details of the province’s plan to deal with a potential second wave of COVID-19. He announces his government is investing $1.07 billion to expand COVID-19 testing and contact tracing. The premier also responds to questions about new provincial guidelines … Read more

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

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

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

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

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

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

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 23, 2020

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 23, 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) pandemic.

Ontario health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 22, 2020

Ontario health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 22, 2020

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

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

British Columbia update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

In Victoria, Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, and Health Minister Adrian Dix provide an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.

Alberta update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

Alberta update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

In Edmonton, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Saskatchewan update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

Saskatchewan update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

In Regina, Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe and Dr. Saqib Shahab, the province’s chief medical officer of health, provide an update on the provincial response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. Saskatchewan Health Authority representative Scott Livingstone also takes part in the briefing via teleconference.

Ontario's chief medical officer of health provides COVID-19 update – May 21, 2020

Ontario's chief medical officer of health provides COVID-19 update – May 21, 2020

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

Newfoundland and Labrador update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

Newfoundland and Labrador update on COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

In St. John’s, Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, Newfoundland and Labrador’s chief medical officer of health, Dwight Ball, premier of N.L., and John Haggie, minister of health, provide an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

Federal ministers and health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 21, 2020

Federal ministers and health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 21, 2020

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

Ontario health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 20, 2020

Ontario health officials provide COVID-19 update – May 20, 2020

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

Alberta premier announces new public health measures for international travellers – May 20, 2020

Alberta premier announces new public health measures for international travellers – May 20, 2020

In Edmonton, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announces new public health measures for Albertans returning from international travel as well as increased protection measures for airports during the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. He is joined by Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health.