Communicable Disease Emergencies (CDE) - Pandemic Influenza

Program Summary

CDE initiative is responsible for ensuring that the special considerations and needs of First Nations communities are reflected in overall pandemic influenza planning, for which the Public Health Agency of Canada is the lead. In First Nation communities, the initiative supports the development, strengthening and testing of community pandemic plans. In the event of an influenza pandemic, it also supports communities’ responses.

Eligible Recipients

On-reserve First Nations communities.

Contact Information

Deborah Kupchancko, Director Health Protection Division