CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on COVID-19

Media Advisory

For Immediate release: Tuesday, April 26, 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
  • Kristie E.N. Clarke, CDR, MD, MSCR, FAAP, co-lead for COVID-19 Epidemiology & Surveillance Taskforce Seroprevalence Team
  • Sarah Meyer, MD, MPH, Acting Chief Medical Officer, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases

When
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 11:45 a.m., EDT

Dial-In

Media: 800-369-1177
International: 1-773-756-4809
PASSCODE: 7087704

Public: 888-957-9870
International: 1-210-839-8505
PASSCODE: 4024904

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: April 26, 2022