Date & Time
Tuesday, April 12, 2022, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
RT-08 COVID-19 Response: Lessons Learned, Continued Challenges, and Charting the Path Forward

The CDC and DOJ are providing financial support and technical assistance to state and local public health agencies and confinement facilities in detection and mitigation of COVID-19. In this true roundtable discussion, participants will share successful strategies, continued challenges, and lessons learned, helping each other to chart the course for next few years in how facilities respond to COVID and other infectious diseases, as well as federal priorities.


Educational objectives:

  • Describe proven and emerging infectious disease strategies specific to corrections settings
  • Discuss federal support available to corrections agencies that may be available in your jurisdiction
  • Explore how to sustain current COVID-19 detection and mitigation strategies for future needs