First Published Canadian Case of Zika Virus in a Returning Traveler from Central America

March 8, 2016

Dr. Michael Payne, Medical Microbiologist at St. Paul’s Hospital, in collaboration with colleagues from BC Centre for Disease Control, identified the first published case of Zika virus in Canada from Central America in the March 2016 issue of the Canada Communicable Disease Report.

Click here to read the case report.