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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 31
Monday, July 6, 2020, 10:59 a.m. to 2:33 p.m.
Ron McKinnon, Chair (Liberal)

• Luc Desilets for Luc Thériault (Bloc Québécois)
• Stephanie Kusie for Matt Jeneroux (Conservative)
• Cathy McLeod for Len Webber (Conservative)
House of Commons
• Leif-Erik Aune, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Dominique Montpetit, Analyst
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
As an individual
• Mario Possamai, Senior Advisor, Commission to Investigate the Introduction and Spread of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), 2003-2007
Canadian Center for Vaccinology
• Scott Halperin, Director of Microbiology and Immunology, Professor of Pediatrics, Dalhousie University
Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association
• Jim Keon, President
• Peter Hardwick, Chief Commercial Officer and Executive Vice-President, Apotex
Innovative Medicines Canada
• Pamela Fralick, President
• Dion Neame, Country Medical Lead, Sanofi Canada
• Paramvir Nagpal, Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Medtronic Canada
• Patrick Hupé, Senior Director, Health System Strategies
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.

Dr. Scott Halperin, Pamela Fralick, Dion Neame, Peter Hardwick and Jim Keon made statements and answered questions.

At 12:40 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:57 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Patrick Hupé, Paramvir Nagpal and Mario Possamai made statements and answered questions.

At 2:33 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Erica Pereira
Committee Clerk