Need an expert? COVID-19: mandatory masks

Posted on Monday, July 6, 2020

Woman shopping with a face mask

Members of the media may directly contact the following expert:

Dr. Doug Manuel (English only)

Physician and senior scientist, The Ottawa Hospital. Distinguished Professor at the University of Ottawa

Starting tomorrow, wearing a mask will be mandatory in certain enclosed public spaces in Ottawa and Eastern Ontario.

“Over the past decades, Ottawa and Eastern Ontario have been a leader in public health policy. That leadership continues with the move to mandatory face masks.” – Dr. Manuel

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