Public Health Agency of Canada

The Public Health Agency of Canada empowers Canadians to improve their health. In partnership with others, its activities focus on preventing disease and injuries, promoting good physical and mental health, and providing information to support informed decision making. It values scientific excellence and provides national leadership in response to public health threats.

We are a federal institution that is part of the Health portfolio.

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What we are doing

Corporate information

Minister

The Honourable Patty Hajdu
Minister of Health

Management

Dr. Theresa Tam

Chief Public Health Officer of Canada

Management

Iain Stewart
Iain Stewart

President of the Public Health Agency of Canada

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Working for Canadians

Actions we are taking to keep Canadians safe and healthy

Science of Health blog

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