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July 7, 2004
Media Advisory: Medical Officer of Health to report on air pollution in Toronto
  
Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Toronto's Acting Medical Officer of Health, and Councillor
John Filion, Chair of the Board of Health, will release a new study tomorrow on
the health impacts of air pollution on Toronto residents.

Date: Thursday, July 8

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Location: Members' Lounge, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen St. W.

"Air Pollution Burden of Illness in Toronto: 2004" provides an estimate of
premature mortality and hospitalizations associated with poor air quality in
Toronto. The lead authors of the study will be available to answer questions.

Media contact:
Mary Margaret Crapper, Toronto Public Health, 416-338-7873



 

 

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