As of September 11, 2020: The Governor of Louisiana website current statement “Gov. John Bel Edwards has released details of his proclamation moving Louisiana’s response to COVID-19 to Phase 3. Some businesses will be able to increase their occupancy, and bars may reopen subject to certain restrictions, only in parishes that do not have high incidence of illness and only if local governments choose to opt in.” We remind all our partners, faculty, and students of maintaining safety and mitigating the spread of COVID-19. As you know, the current situation in Louisiana is still currently fluid with regards to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
LBRN is based at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge with administrative staff at LSU School of Veterinary Medicine and the LSU Center for Computation & Technology. We shifted to working remotely on March 17th and we continue to handle the day to day activities of the grant. Any announcements regarding our activities will come out as needed. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to drop us a note at LBRN E-mail if you are not already in touch with us directly.
For Coronavirus (COVID-19) information please check your local administrative websites accordingly. You can also check on information here:
• NIH Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information - subscribe for updates
• CDC Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
• Louisiana Governor COVID Information
• Louisiana Department of Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
• LSU Coronavirus Updates and Information
• LSU School of Veterinary Medicine Coronavirus Updates
• COVID-19 Resources Published by Cleveland Clinic
Please take precautions to avoid spreading the virus to the high risk population. Continue to listen to your local and state officials, college and university directives, and make sure you’re in touch with your immediate supervisors, etc. to keep track of updates and what you should be doing at this time.