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Health Committee to discuss issues in relation to Gardasil Vaccine (HPV) and Meningococcal Group B Vaccine

The Committee on Health and Children will discuss issues in relation to Gardasil Vaccine (HPV) and Meningococcal Group B Vaccine tomorrow, Thursday, 20th December when it meets with Dr Colette Bonner, Department of Health; Dr Kevin Kelleher, Health Service Executive; Andy Cochrane, Meningitis Research Foundation; Paula Byrne and Jacqueline Hogan.

The meeting takes place tomorrow, Thursday, 20th December, 2012 at 9.30am in Committee Room 2, LH 2000.

Committee proceedings can be followed live at: http://bit.ly/24YmPI

For further information please contact:

Ciaran Brennan,
Houses of the Oireachtas,
Communications Unit,
Leinster House,
Dublin 2

P: +3531 618 3903
M: 086-0496518
F: +3531 618 4551

ENDS

Committee Membership:

Deputies

Jerry Buttimer, Fine Gael
Catherine Byrne, Fine Gael
Michael Colreavy, Sinn Fein
Ciara Conway, Labour Party
Regina Doherty, Fine Gael
Robert Dowds, Labour Party
Peter Fitzpatrick, Fine Gael
Seamus Healy, Independent
Billy Kelleher, Fine Fail
Eamonn Maloney, Labour Party
Mary Mitchell O’Connor, Fine Gael
Mattie McGrath, Independent
Denis Naughten, Independent
Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin, Sinn Fein
Robert Troy, Fianna Fáil

Senators

Colm Burke, Fine Gael
John Crown, Independent
John Gilroy, Labour Party
Imelda Henry, Fine Gael
Marc Mac Sharry, Fine Fail
Jillian Van Turnhout, Independent