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."
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