Launch of STRIVE Ebola Vaccine Trial
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For Immediate Release: Monday, April 13, 2015
Contact: CDC Media Relations
A senior CDC health official will give an overview of the Sierra Leone Trial to Introduce a Vaccine against Ebola (STRIVE). CDC is launching the trial in partnership with the Sierra Leone College of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences and the Ministry of Health and Sanitation.
Anne Schuchat, M.D. (RADM, USPHS)
Director, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, CDC
12:00 PM Eastern Time
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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A transcript of this media availability will be available following the briefing at CDC’s web site: www.cdc.gov/media.