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Ottawa Public Health to hold virtual technical briefing and media availability on COVID-19 in Ottawa

August 18, 2021
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Dr. Vera Etches, Medical Officer of Health, Councillor Keith Egli, Chair of Ottawa’s Board of Health and representatives from Ottawa Public Health will provide an update on COVID-19 in Ottawa at a virtual technical briefing on Thursday, August 19, 2021.

A separate media availability will take place 15 minutes after the technical briefing ends and Board of Health members and councillors have finished asking questions of staff.

Date: Thursday, August 19

Time: Technical briefing starts at 9 am. The media availability will start 15 minutes after the technical briefing concludes.

Residents and media can watch the technical briefing on Ottawa Public Health’s YouTube channel:



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