The Canadian Press

2015-06-30 | Ebola Canada Mission Ends

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A six-month mission that sent Canadian Armed Forces medical personnel to West Africa to help with the Ebola crisis is over. lieutColonel Colleen Forestier (FORE'-est-YAY') says the 79 military doctors, nurses, medics and support staff who took part in "Operation Sirona" gained valuable experience. (Forestier is the task force commander for Operation Sirona. Canadian military medical personnel helped the British military run an Ebola treatment unit at Kerry Town, Sierra Leone that was set up to treat health-care workers who became infected with Ebola.)

Date: 2015-06-30
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I think prior to this there really was limited exposure in the Canadian Armed Forces medical services and how to deal with this type of situation to are we better prepare absolutely >>