Briefing on COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution – December 3, 2020
Scrums, news conferences, committees, conferences – highlights from the working day in Canadian politics:
During Question Period, Health Minister Patty Hajdu and members of cabinet face inquiries concerning the government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and more.
Dr. Howard Njoo, Canada’s deputy chief public health officer, conducts a technical briefing concerning Canada’s distribution of COVID-19 vaccines. He is joined by Major-General Dany Fortin, the newly named vice president of logistics and operations at the Public Health Agency of Canada and head of the country’s vaccine distribution efforts; Dr. Supriya Sharma, a senior medical advisor with Health Canada; and Dr. Marc Berthiaume, the director of the Bureau of Medical Science at Health Canada.