New Year of COVID: The State of the Pandemic and U.S. Strategy in 2021

George Benjamin  Rochelle Walensky  Marcella Nunez-Smith  Andy Slavitt

Presenter slides: Rochelle Walensky (PDF)

Webinar transcript (PDF)



The 17th COVID-19 Conversations webinar discussed the current state of the pandemic in the U.S. and new and continuing federal-level initiatives to curb and control the virus. Our expert panel:

  • Georges Benjamin, Executive Director, APHA (Moderator)
  • Rochelle Walensky, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Marcella Nunez-Smith, Chair, COVID-19 Equity Task Force
  • Andy Slavitt, White House Senior Advisor on COVID-19 Response