Ministry Reports

Old Foes and New Threats

Ontario’s Readiness for Infectious Diseases

2012 Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer of Health of Ontario to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario

Dr. Arlene King, Chief Medical Officer of Health

July 2014

Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Arlene King’s 2012 annual report Old Foes and New threats: Ontario’s Readiness for Infectious Diseases outlines the advancements made to Ontario’s infectious disease prevention and control system over the last 10 years. The report looks at how Ontario continues to make progress in reducing the burden of many infectious diseases, and has strengthened capacity to anticipate, prepare for and respond to emerging infectious diseases.

The full report is available for download in PDF format below :

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Old Foes and New Threats - Ontario’s Readiness for Infectious Diseases
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