Indigenous Services Canada Update on COVID-19

OTTAWA – Valerie Gideon (Senior Assistant Deputy Minister for First Nations and Inuit Health Branch, Indigenous Services Canada) and Dr. Tom Wong (Executive Director and Chief Medical Officer of Public Health, Indigenous Services Canada) provided an update on what Indigenous Services Canada is doing to support Indigenous peoples across Canada with respect to the COVID-19 response.

For more information about Indigenous Services Canada, please visit https://www.canada.ca/en/indigenous-s…

For more information on the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), please visit: Canada.ca/coronavirus
or phone 1-877-784-4397

You can send your direct questions and requests to ISC Regional Medical Officers at:

• British Columbia:

Dr. Shannon McDonald, First Nations Health Authority
shannon.mcdonald@fnha.ca

• Alberta:

Dr. Wadieh Yacoub, Indigenous Services Canada
Wadieh.yacoub@canada.ca

• Saskatchewan:

Dr. Ibrahim Khan, Indigenous Services Canada
Ibrahim.khan@canada.ca

• Northern Inter Tribal Health Authority:

Dr. Dubuka, Northern Inter Tribal Health Authority
nndubuka@nitha.com

• Manitoba:

Dr. Michael Routledge, Indigenous Services Canada
Michael.routledge@canada.ca

• Ontario:

Dr. Maurica Maher, Indigenous Services Canda
Maurica.maher@canada.ca

• Quebec:

Richard Budgell, Indigenous Services Canada
Richard.budgell@canada.ca

• Atlantic:

Dr. Eilish Cleary, Indigenous Services Canada
Eilish.cleary@canada.ca

If you live in the territories, please contact your regional health authorities in the territory where you are located.