Government of Canada officials to hold a technical briefing on COVID-19 vaccines in Canada (November 19, 2021)

Media advisory

November 18, 2021, OTTAWA, ON – Government of Canada officials will hold a technical briefing for media to provide an update on regulatory authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech Comirnaty COVID-19 vaccine, and on the National Advisory Committee on Immunization’s recommendations on the use of COVID-19 vaccines.

Government officials will be available to answer questions from the media following their remarks.


November 19, 2021


10:00 AM (EST)


The news conference will be virtual only.
Media will be able to ask questions via teleconference.

Toll-free (Canada/US) dial-in number:
Local dial-in number:

Passcode: 3534626#

NOTE: To help ensure optimal simultaneous interpretation sound quality, journalists are encouraged to use a microphone (headphones/headset) or, when possible, a landline, and to avoid using speaker mode if queuing up for questions.

Twitter: @GovCanHealth
Facebook: Healthy Canadians

Media Inquiries:

Media Relations
Public Health Agency of Canada

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