A letter from Dr. Mark Joffe to parents and guardians about influenza season for children and families
Public Health physicians
Dr. Rosana Salvaterra
Dr. Salvaterra holds a master’s degree in Health Research Methodology, a specialty in Public Health and Preventive Medicine and is an adjunct professor at Queens University. She has extensive public health experience including from her most recent role as the Medical Officer of Health (MOH) for Peterborough, Ontario, where she has been since 2008. She joined Alberta’s Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health on October 4, 2021.
Her career in public health includes work in the areas of the COVID-19 response, mental health, the opioid response, women’s health, poverty reduction, health equity, community food security and building stronger relationships with First Nations.
Dr. Jing Hu
Dr. Jing Hu received her medical degree from Tongji Medical University in Wuhan, China. She completed an Internal Medicine Residency, worked as a respirologist for 3 years, and earned a Ph.D. in Medical Science before coming to Canada. From 2014 to 2019, Dr. Hu did her Public Health and Preventive Medicine training at the University of Calgary. She was appointed to this role on on January 27, 2020.
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