Astronaut David Saint-Jacques answers questions from the Umiujaq community, in northern Quebec

Media advisory

Umiujaq, Quebec,  – On , live from the International Space Station, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronaut David Saint-Jacques will answer the questions of young people from the village where he practised medicine before becoming an astronaut as well as students and staff of Kiluutaq School. David Saint-Jacques' wife, Dr. Véronique Morin, who also works in that region, will give a presentation on certain aspects of the space mission.

Media are welcome to attend. Those who are unable to do so can watch the event live (or watch the video afterwards) on the CSA's YouTube channel.

The event will be held mostly in French and English, but also in Inuktitut.

Time What Who Where
10:20 a.m. ET Astronaut David Saint-Jacques answers questions from young people in Umiujaq
  • David Saint-Jacques, CSA astronaut
  • Véronique Morin, public health physician
  • Matthew Bryan, principal of Kiluutaq School
Kiluutaq School
Main Road
Umiujaq, Quebec J0M 1Y0

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