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Ebola Information

Although the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa has a low risk of spread in the United States, it is important to identify any student, faculty or staff member who has traveled to any of the following countries in the past 21 days.

 

Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo

 

If you have traveled to these countries in recent weeks, please contact the Vassar College Health Service . Your risk of infection is very low however we want to monitor you until three weeks pass. In addition, if you plan to travel to these areas, get up-to-date travel health guidelines well before your departure.

 

This CDC link will provide updated information on this outbreak.

http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/index.html

 

 

For more information please contact:

Vassar College Health Service

845 437 5800

health@vassar.edu