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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 21
Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 5:04 p.m. to 7:29 p.m.
Ron McKinnon, Chair (Liberal)

• Luc Desilets (Bloc Québécois)
• Helena Jaczek (Liberal)
House of Commons
• Leif-Erik Aune, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
• Dominique Montpetit, Analyst
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
• Dr. Michael Strong, President
Canadian Society for Virology
• Dr. Nathalie Grandvaux, President
Office of the Chief Science Advisor
• Dr. Mona Nemer, Chief Science Advisor
Public Health Agency of Canada
• Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer
• Kim Elmslie, Vice-President, Infection Disease Prevention and Control Branch
Pursuant to the order of reference of Monday, January 27, 2020, and the motion adopted by the committee on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, the committee resumed a briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus.

Michael Strong, Nathalie Grandvaux, Mona Nemer and Theresa Tam made statements and, with Kim Elmslie, answered questions.

At 6:11 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:13 p.m., the sitting resumed.

At 7:29 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Committee Clerk