Infectious disease expert available to discuss new case of measles reported in Hamilton


Hamilton, Ontario, March 19, 2015 Brian Lichty, an associate professor in the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, is available to discuss the implications of the latest case of measles recently reported in Hamilton.

The new case comes after Ontario was declared measles-free last week. Public health officials are warning residents about possible exposure to the airborne disease -- considered to be highly contagious -- at several locations.

Lichty is available today for telephone interviews or via Facetime.


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