Med center experts answer: What makes omicron different?

The omicron variant is surging in our community and around the nation.

What makes it different? What symptoms are people experiencing? What should we be doing to protect our families? What types of tests detect this variant?

We know you have a lot of questions, and Mark Rupp, MD, chief of infectious diseases, and Armando de Alba, MD, assistant professor of health promotion in the College of Public Health, will answer them live on Facebook Monday at 12:30 p.m.

Watch the discussion and participate online on the UNMC page on Facebook.