CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Media Advisory

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 6, 2022
Contact: Media Relations
(404) 639-3286

What
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will provide an update to media on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Who
Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

When
11 a.m. ET Friday, January 7, 2022

Dial-In

Media: 888-323-2714
International: 1-773-756-4809
PASSCODE: 8355907

Non-Media: 888-381-5770
International: 1-517-308-9447
PASSCODE: 8494852

Important Instructions
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.

Transcript
A transcript will be available following the briefing at CDC’s web site: www.cdc.gov/media.

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Page last reviewed: January 6, 2022