With the first U.S.-based case of coronavirus confirmed by the CDC, Jeanne Marrazzo, M.D., MPH, director of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, is avaliable for interviews and can discuss what coronavirus is, how its spread, what symptoms accompany the virus, etc.

While coronavirus - also known as nCoV - has primarily been spread in China and East Asia, U.S. officials have set up additional nCoV screenings at certain U.S. airports. 

Marrazzo is avaliable for phone and/or email interviews, as well as live/taped interviews as well through our UAB News Studio.