Department of Immunology

January 28, 2020

Novel Coronavirus Outbreak 2020

The Washington State Department of Health has established a call center to address questions from the public on the novel coronavirus.  If you have questions about what is happening in Washington State, how the virus is spread, and what to do if you have symptoms, please call 1-800-525-0127 and press #.

Public Health of Seattle and King County has also produced a fact sheet on the novel coronavirus.  In addition, the UW Environmental Health and Safety Department has posted informationabout the outbreak and will continue to update the information regularly.

For more information and local resources, visit the Public Health of Seattle and King County communicable diseases and information site at