CDC Media Telebriefing: Update on Respiratory Disease Circulation

Media Advisory

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


Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Medical Association will discuss the latest information about respiratory disease circulation and highlight the beginning of National Influenza Vaccination Week.


  • Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, is the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Administrator of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
  • Sandra Fryhofer, MD, MACP, FRCP, Board Chair of the American Medical Association, board certified doctor of internal medicine, and Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine


Monday, December 5 at 12:30 PM ET


Media: 800-369-1177

PASSCODE: 4478754

Public: 888-790-3528

PASSCODE: 5275260

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.


A transcript will be available following the briefing at CDC’s web site


CDC works 24/7 protecting America’s health, safety and security. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are curable or preventable, chronic or acute, or from human activity or deliberate attack, CDC responds to America’s most pressing health threats. CDC is headquartered in Atlanta and has experts located throughout the United States and the world.