Who: Dr. Anne Schuchat, Director, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD)
Dr. Jane Seward, Deputy Director, Division of Viral Diseases (NCIRD)
Why: Update on measles outbreaks throughout the United States
When: Thursday, May 1, 2008
1:00 p.m., ET
Brief remarks followed by Q&A
Where: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta
Building 19, Press Room, enter via CDC Parkway
Parking is available in the Building 19 parking deck located on CDC Parkway. Media should arrive at the CDC by 12:00 noon. Media must present photo ID for access. Media who cannot attend in person can listen and ask questions by toll-free conference line. The briefing will begin promptly; media should dial in a few minutes before the start of the conference.
DIAL-IN: Media: 1-888-795-0855
Listen Only: 1-800-369-3192
Passcode: CDC Media
Important Instructions: 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.
Call Crawford Communications at 678-421-6604 to make arrangements for broadcast feed.
LISTEN-ONLY AUDIO WEBCAST:
This briefing will also be audio webcast. To listen LIVE online: http://www.cdc.gov/od/oc/media
The guidance document, graphics and a full transcript of this teleconference will be available following the briefing on the CDC web site at http://www.cdc.gov/od/oc/media
A transcript of this media briefing will also be available at the CDC web site at www.cdc.gov/od/oc/media.
CONTACT: CDC Division of Media Relations, +1-404-639-3286.
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SOURCE Centers for Disease Control and Prevention