DCIU School Reopening Webinar



A Conversation with Dr. David Rubin, Dr. Susan Coffin, and Dr. Lisa Biggs from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) PolicyLab for Parents of School Aged Children in Delaware County Schools. 

Delaware County families are welcome to join us for this information session to learn more about school reopening and ask the experts about health and safety guidance.

SEPTEMBER 21, 2020

5:00-6:30 PM

Zoom link provided after registration.

                                                              REGISTER HERE 


The link below is for parents/family members to submit questions prior to the webinar on Monday, September 21. The link will be open until Friday, September 18.

Submit a Question here


About the Panelists

Dr. David Rubin

Dr. David Rubin is the Director of PolicyLab at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and a professor of pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Rubin is one of the lead investigators on PolicyLab’s COVID-19 forecasting model, known as “COVID-Lab: Mapping COVID-19 In Your Community,” which tracks coronavirus transmission and test positivity rates across all U.S. counties, and projects cases counts for 817 counties with active outbreaks. Dr. Rubin also serves as director of Population Health Innovation at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, supervising a team that develops and implements integrated solutions using clinical care and technology to more proactively identify and provide needed services to at-risk patients across primary and subspecialty care settings.

Dr. Susan Coffin

Dr. Susan Coffin is a faculty member at PolicyLab, a faculty member of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship (IDEAS) research group at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, and professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Dr. Coffin is also the associate hospital epidemiologist after she served as CHOP’s hospital epidemiologist and medical director of the Department of Infection Prevention and Control for over 10 years. Additionally, she is the medical consultant in the Division of Disease Control at the Philadelphia Department of Public Health where she is supporting the COVID-19 response for the City of Philadelphia.

Our Moderators

Dr. Maria Edelberg

Executive Director,

Delaware County Intermediate Unit

Dr. Marc Bertrando

Superintendent, Garnet Valley School District

Dr. Maureen Reusche

Superintendent, Haverford Township School District