Government of Canada officials to hold a news conference on Monkeypox in Canada

Media advisory

August 11, 2022, OTTAWA, ON – Government of Canada officials will provide an update on Monkeypox in Canada.

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


August 12, 2022


11:30 AM (EDT)


The news conference will be virtual only.

Participation in the question and answer portion of this event is for accredited members of the Press Gallery only. Media who are not members of the Press Gallery may contact for temporary access.

A teleconference line is also available for listening to the event:

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

Local dial-in number:

Participant passcode: 4554310

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.

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