CDC to Discuss Updated Clinical Guidance on Fungal Meningitis

March 11, 2013

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is hosting a conference call this Wednesday, March 13, at 5 pm ET to discuss additional information about the management and treatment of patients with fungal illness associated with last year’s fungal meningitis outbreak.

To join the call, use the dial-in number 888.942.8615 and the passcode “2368838.” If you have questions or trouble accessing this call, email

In addition, review the latest Health Alert Network notice for:

  • information about the current status of the outbreak;

  • recommendations for clinical management and follow-up of exposed patients; and

  • information about new revisions to web-based interim clinical guidance.

Click here for more information about the CDC’s multistate fungal meningitis outbreak investigation.