Infectious Disease Updates

Ebola Update

November 4, 2014 - The world health care community has increased efforts to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and given that cases have now occurred on U.S. soil, the infectious diseases advisory committee wanted to provide an update to the Carleton community regarding steps our group has been taking to keep the campus safe.  

College officials continue to engage our local health care agencies here in Northfield, Rice County, and with the Minnesota Department of Health on appropriate responses to Ebola and have developed protocols based on best practice guidelines outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Read moreā€¦