CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on Acute Hepatitis of Unknown Cause

Media Advisory

For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 5, 2022
Contact: Media Relations
(404) 639-3286

What

Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will discuss the latest regarding the cases of acute hepatitis of unknown cause.

Who

  • Jay Butler, M.D., Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases
  • Umesh Parashar, M.D., Chief, Viral Gastroenteritis Branch, Division of Viral Diseases

When
Friday, May 6, 2022 at 1:30 PM ET

Dial-In

Media: 800-369-1177
International: 1-773-756-4809
PASSCODE: 8843472

Public: 888-957-9870
International: 1-210-839-8505
PASSCODE: 5565004

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: May 5, 2022