Public Health Agency of Canada

The Public Health Agency of Canada is part of the federal health portfolio. Its activities focus on preventing disease and injuries, responding to public health threats, promoting good physical and mental health, and providing information to support informed decision making.


What we are doing

Corporate information


The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos
Minister of Health


The Honourable Carolyn Bennett
Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health


Dr. Theresa Tam
Chief Public Health Officer of Canada


Heather Jeffrey
President of the Public Health Agency of Canada


Nancy Hamzawi
Executive Vice-President of the Public Health Agency of Canada


Health of People in Canada Dashboard

Interactive snapshot of our population health


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