Immunization is the most effective way to protect your children against infectious diseases that can be very serious or even deadly, Chief Medical Health Officer
Richard Stanwick, chief medical health officer
for the Vancouver Island Health Authority.
Corey Neudorf, MD, MHSc, FRCPC, chief medical health officer
, Saskatoon Health Region, Canada, is nominated as vice president for Canada;
The chief medical health officer
contributes to emergency response planning at the senior policy level and provides overall leadership for the health authority in the area of preparedness.
Thirty-six hours after the Department of Health announced the Chinese woman did not have SARS, Chief Medical Health Officer
Jim Kiely said: "Following consultation with the World Health Organisation, this is best classified as a probable case of SARS.
The majority of people who get West Nile Virus improve on their own and dont need laboratory testing or medical attention, Saskatchewans Deputy Chief Medical Health Officer
Marshall, OD, MS, MPH, vice president for diversity, equity and multicultural affairs at Indiana University, is nominated for vice president for the United States; and Corey Neudorf, MD, MHSc, FRCPC, chief medical health officer
in Saskatoon Health Region, Canada, is nominated for vice president for Canada.
For this virus, the single best thing is to wash hands and wipe down surfaces that are used by many people, such as door knobs and computers," said Saskatchewan's Chief Medical Health Officer
Influenza, commonly known as the flu, can cause serious illness and result in complications, hospitalization and even death, Saskatchewans Chief Medical Health Officer
Saskatchewan s Deputy Chief Medical Health Officer