Duke Officials Discuss CDC Paper on University’s Effective COVID Testing and Surveillance
An aggressive COVID-19 surveillance and testing effort at Duke University was highly effective in minimizing the spread of the disease among students on campus, according to a case study appearing Tuesday in the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
Duke medical and university officials will discuss the paper and Duke’s efforts during this video conference call.
Dr. Tony Moody, an associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases and the Department of Immunology at Duke University School of Medicine and a laboratory director at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute.
Thomas N. Denny, chief operating officer of the Duke Human Vaccine Institute and a professor of medicine in the Department of Medicine at Duke University School of Medicine.
Steven Haase, associate professor of biology and associate professor in medicine at Duke University.
Dr. Mattia Bonsignori, an associate professor of medicine in the Duke Human Vaccine Institute at the Duke University School of Medicine.
Kyle Cavanaugh, vice president for administration at Duke University whose strategic responsibility includes emergency management.
Moderator: Michael Schoenfeld, Duke University’s vice president for public affairs and government relations and chief communications officer.