Video

Cancer and COVID-19: Staying safe

Launched: May 13, 2020
Length: 21 minutes
Presenter: The Honourable John Haggie, MD, FRCS
Presenter role: Minister of Health and Community Services, Newfoundland and Labrador

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The Honourable John Haggie, MD, FRCS

Webinar overview: As physical distancing restrictions start to ease, the Honourable John Haggie answers common questions on how people with cancer can stay safe and minimize their risk of COVID-19. For instance, what precautions should they or their household take? Does a face mask or gloves help minimize risk when outside? When will postponed cancer treatments resume? This webinar addresses these questions and more.