|Minister of Health, Donville Inniss (left, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, ‘, NULL, NULL, 0); Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Joy St. John and Chief Nursing Officer, Mitchell Clarke.??(FP)??|
Issues related to the management of??chronic non-communicable diseases (CNCDs) in Barbados will be discussed this Friday, June 10, during a media briefing that has been called by Minister of Health, Donville Inniss.
The briefing starts at 10:00 a.m., in the Conference Room of the Frank Walcott Building, Culloden Road.
It will also provide an update on Barbados’ plans for the United Nations (UN) High-Level Meeting on CNCDs slated for September, at the UN headquarters in New York.
Permanent Secretary in the Ministry, Ronald Fitt; Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Joy St. John; Chairman of the National Commission for CNCDs, Professor Trevor Hassell,?? as well as officers from the Health Promotion Unit will also attend the briefing.