CDC Telebriefing: Update on 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
For Immediate Release: Friday, January 17, 2020
Contact: Media Relations
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will provide an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus and proactive actions CDC is taking to be prepared.
Nancy Messonnier, MD, Director, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Martin Cetron, MD, Director, Division of Global Migration and Quarantine
Friday, January 17, at 1:00 p.m. ET
PASSCODE: CDC Media
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A transcript will be available following the briefing at CDC’s web site: www.cdc.gov/media.
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