Federal Minister, Dr. Jane Philpott to open the National Health Leadership Conference in Vancouver on June 12, 2017

OTTAWA, June 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Federal Health Minister, Dr. Jane Philpott, will open the National Health Leadership Conference in Vancouver at the Westin Bayshore in Vancouver on June 12, 2017.

The Minister will address delegates at 8:30 am.  After her speech, she will attend an invitational roundtable on the opioid crisis with President and CEOs and health experts of health authorities and hospitals from all over Canada (closed to the media).

The Minister will be available to media after her address to delegates at approximately 9:10 am.

What:  Minister of Health, Dr. Jane Philpott to address delegates at the 
  National Health Leadership Conference
When: Monday, June 12, 2017 at 8:30am
Where: Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Dr., Vancouver, BC
Minister Media availability:  9:10am 

The NHLC communications office will be located in the Fraser Room of the Westin Bayshore Hotel on June 12-13.

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NHLC is the largest national gathering of health system decision-makers in Canada, including representatives from health regions, authorities and alliances; hospitals; long-term care organizations; public health agencies; community care; mental health and social services; government, education and research organizations; professional associations; and consulting firms and industry. 

CONTACT: Media contact:
Lucie Boileau, Communications Lead
National Health Leadership Conference
1-855-236-0213 ext. 205 │ 613-462-5604 (mobile)