CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19
For Immediate Release: Friday, February 12, 2021
Contact: Media Relations
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of Education will provide an update to media on new science-based resources and tools to help schools safely reopen and stay open for in-person learning.
Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Donna Harris-Aikens, JD, Senior Advisor for Policy and Planning, U.S. Department of Education
2:00 p.m. ET Friday, February 12, 2021
PASSCODE: CDC MEDIA
Due to anticipated high volume, please plan to dial in to the telebriefing 15 minutes before the start time.
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 will be available following the briefing at CDC’s web site: www.cdc.gov/media.
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