Canada is not immune to the kind of measles outbreaks alarming health officials around the globe, an Ottawa pediatric infectious disease expert is warning.

Dr. Anne Pham-Huy, an infectious disease physician at CHEO and member of the National Advisory Committee on Immunization, said less-than-optimal immunization rates at a time of dramatically increasing global outbreaks means Canada, like other countries, is at risk.

 

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