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For Immediate Release: January 16, 2008
Contact: Division of News & Electronic Media, Office of Communication
CDC to Launch Study on Unexplained Illness
Dr. Michele Pearson, Principal Investigator, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dr. Joe Selby, Director, Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California
The telebriefing will outline CDC′s study to learn more about an unexplained skin condition referred to as Morgellons.
Wednesday, January 16, 2008, 2:00 p.m. Eastern, 11:00 a.m. Pacific
International Dial-in: 212-287-1766
Listen Only: 1-800-475-4938
Passcode: CDC Media
If you would like to ask a question during the call, press *1 on your touchtone phone. To withdraw your question, press *2. You may queue up at any time. You will hear a tone to indicate your question is pending.
Listen-Only Audio Webcast
This briefing will also be audio webcast. To listen LIVE online, please visit http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=45169
A transcript of this teleconference will be available following the briefing at the CDC web site at http://www.cdc.gov/media .
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
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