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Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada.
It's one of my favorite days," said APHA member Claude-Alix Jacob, MPH, chief public health officer at the Cambridge Public Health Department.
In effect, the amendment split the role of the Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO) into two positions: the CPHO and the President of the PHAC.
She received Health Canada's Deputy Minister's Award of Merit for her contribution to Canada's National SARS Response, as well as the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada's Medal for establishing Canada's Pandemic Preparedness Secretariat.
The health-care workers on the ground are the most likely target to do the next step," Dr Gregory Taylor, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, said in a news conference in Toronto.
Canada's chief public health officer said results from the human trial are expected by December, and if successful, the next stage would be to test it in a larger human sample, including those directly handling Ebola cases in West Africa.
Kyu Rhee, chief public health officer at the Health Resources and Services Administration, urged physicians to be a part of the solution to the crisis of untreated mental illness.
David Butler Jones, Canada's chief public health officer.
But Gennady Onishchenko, Russia's chief public health officer, said his country is "emphatically against" the use of drug replacement therapy and criticised needle exchanges as promoting illicit drug use.
The Canadian Press quoted Canada's top veterinary officer, Brian Evans and the country's chief public health officer, David Butler-Jones, as saying in Ottawa that the farmhand who travelled to Mexico fell ill upon his return, and apparently infected the pigs with the H1N1 influenza virus.
Patience White, chief public health officer for the Arthritis Foundation.