She was on the front lines of the SARS epidemic in Toronto and now, B.C.’s provincial health officer is keeping a close eye on the deadly coronavirus outbreak.
Dr. Bonnie Henry is getting regular briefings on the virus, which has spread to North America with a confirmed case in Everett, Washington.
Vancouver International Airport and the two other Canadian airports with direct flights to China are now implanting screening procedures.
So how worried should you be? Tess van Straaten sat down with Dr. Henry for an in-depth look at the coronavirus outbreak and what you need to know.