For Immediate Release: August 29, 2012
Contact:Division of News & Electronic Media, Office of Communication
CDC Telebriefing on West Nile Virus Update
CDC and the Texas Department of State Health Services will host a telephone-only media briefing to discuss updated West Nile Virus numbers and provide an update on the situation in Texas.
Wednesday, August 29th at Noon ET
Lyle R. Petersen, M.D., M.P.H., Director, Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
David L. Lakey, M.D., Commissioner, Texas Department of State Health Services
* Please dial in 10 to 15 minutes before the start of the press conference.
PASSCODE: CDC Media
If you would like to ask a question during the call, press *1 on your touchtone phone. Press *2 to withdraw your question. You may queue up at any time. You will hear a tone to indicate your question is pending.
A transcript of this press conference will be available following the briefing at www.cdc.gov/media.
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