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Partner Call: COVID-19 Vaccine Implementation

Dr. Nancy Messonnier provided updates on the current status of COVID-19 vaccines. Dr. Sarah Mbaeyi discussed clinical considerations. Resources are available at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/videos/partner-calls/2020.12.21ResourceLinks.pdf Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at https://www.cdc.gov/wcms/video/low-res/coronavirus/2020/3773377320201221-195910_CDC-COVID-_1920x1080_Trim.mp4

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Partner Call: Ten Truths about COVID-19

Dr. Messonnier gave late-breaking information about the COVID-19 vaccine. Dr. McDonald shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 Emergency Response. Dr. Brooks discussed ten important truths about COVID-19 and provide the facts and data behind each, as well as answered questions about the recently updated quarantine guidance from CDC. Resources: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/videos/partner-calls/2020.12.14ResourceLinks.docx Comments on this video are allowed […]

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Episode 6: How Do Viruses Spread from Surfaces to People?

In this episode of Inside Infection Control, Dr. Abby talks about how respiratory droplets can make their way to surfaces and then to people – information you need to know so you can use infection control actions to stop it. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video […]

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COVID-19 Vaccine Considerations for Rural Health

The COVID-19 Vaccination Implementation Planning Update for Rural Stakeholders was presented by CDC subject matter expert, Dr. Amanda Cohn. Dr. Cohn is Chief Medical Officer for the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases as well as Chief Medical Officer for the Vaccine Task Force of the CDC COVID-19 Response. This session, presented specifically for […]

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COVID-19 Partner Call: Wear It, Don’t Share It – The Art and Science of Cloth Masks

Dr. McDonald shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 response, including the latest scientific information and what everyone should know about protecting themselves and others. In addition, Dr. Burton covered guidance on cloth masks in “Wear It, Don’t Share It – The Art and Science of Cloth Masks.” Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with […]

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COVID-19 Partner Update: Women, Caregiving, and COVID –19

Dr. Brooks shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 response, including the latest scientific information and what everyone should know about protecting themselves and others. In addition, Dr. Tucker reviewed CDC’s updated considerations for Women, Caregiving and COVID-19. Learn when to clean and sanitize toys to protect children and staff from COVID-19. Resources: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/videos/community/considerations-women-resources.html Comments on this […]

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CDC COVID-19 Partner Update: New Tools for Schools

Dr. Brooks shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 response, including where we are now with the latest scientific information. Dr. Sauber-Schatz and Dr. Szucs provided an overview of CDC’s new COVID-19 toolkits and information for schools. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can also be viewed at […]

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CDC COVID-19 Partner Call: Spotlight on Spanish Language Resources

Dr. Brooks shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 response, including the latest scientific information and what everyone should know about protecting themselves and others. In addition, Claudia Kukucka, the Multilingual Services Team Lead, provided an overview of CDC’s Spanish-language resources on the CDC en Español website, and Belen Moran Bradley from the Global Migration Task Force […]

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Introducing CDC’s COVID-19 Health Equity Strategy

Dr. Brooks shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 response, including the latest scientific information and what everyone should know about protecting themselves and others. Dr. Liburd discussed CDC’s newly released COVID-19 Response Health Equity Strategy: Accelerating Progress Towards Reducing COVID-19 Disparities and Achieving Health Equity. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment […]

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CDC COVID-19 Partner Update: Tips for Safer Summer Travel

Dr. Brooks shared updates on CDC’s COVID-19 response, including the latest scientific information and what everyone should know about protecting themselves and others. In addition, Dr. Ali Walker reviewed CDC’s guidance related to domestic travel within the United States. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance with our comment policy: http://www.cdc.gov/SocialMedia/Tools/CommentPolicy.html This video can […]

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