Media Advisory – CDC Telebriefing: Zika Virus Update – August 1
For Immediate Release: Monday, August 1, 2016
Contact: CDC Media Relations
CDC will host a telebriefing to provide an update on the Zika virus
CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H.
Lyle Petersen, M.D., M.P.H., incident manager for CDC’s Zika virus response
Denise J. Jamieson, MD, MPH, CAPT, USPHS; Co-Lead, Pregnancy and Birth Defects Team, CDC Zika Virus Response Team
Marc Fischer, M.D., M.P.H., Medical Officer, CDC Arboviral Diseases Branch
Monday, August 1, 2016, at 1:00 PM, EST
International: 1- 312-470-0194
Passcode: CDC Media
Please dial in 10 to 15 minutes before the start of the press conference. 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 media briefing will be available following the briefing at CDC’s web site: www.cdc.gov/media.
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