Announcement Date : Jan 12 , 1969Categories: 1960s

The Interagency Committee on the Prevention of Birth Defects from Congenital Rubella in British Columbia meets to discuss the control of rubella; their report [131-F-5-F3c 051] recommends that the Health Branch provide rubella vaccine free of charge, that female schoolchildren aged 10-12 years be given first priority, and that rubella be declared a reportable communicable disease