Coronavirus / COVID-19 Questions

  • If you have questions regarding Coronavirus/COVID-19 please call 1-833-4ASKODH (1-833-427-5634) or email coronavirus@kent.edu

  • If you are experiencing symptoms, email the CPM COVID-19 team at CPMCovid@kent.edu

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current campus policies as of AUGUST, 2022:

  • Face coverings are no longer required at the College of Podiatric Medicine.
  • Face coverings are currently required at the Cleveland Foot & Ankle Clinic.
  • Physical Distancing: Physical distancing is no longer required on the CPM Campus.
  • All students, faculty and staff should conduct daily self-checks prior to coming to campus to ensure the health of the KSUCPM community:
    • Take your temperature.
    • If you feel sick, stay home.
    • If you are experiencing fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell, fatigue, muscle aches, headaches, sore throat, runny nose, congestion, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea, stay home.
    • If you have been tested for COVID-19 and are awaiting results, stay home.
    • If you have been asked by a medical or public health professional to isolate/quarantine, stay home.
    • If you are experiencing any symptoms, stay home, isolate yourself, call the University COVID-19 response team at 330-672-2525, or email the college at CPMCovid@kent.edu and begin remote instruction.
  • Students on rotations at outside facilities should always follow the COVID-19 guidelines that have been instituted for that facility
  • Any student who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 should immediately report the diagnosis to the College at CPMCovid@kent.edu for next steps

Continue to Take Preventative Measures

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
  • Avoid touching your mouth, nose and eyes.
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with your arm or a tissue.
  • Avoid exposure to others who are sick.
  • Stay at home while you are ill (except to visit a healthcare professional) and avoid close contact with others. 
  • Get adequate sleep and eat well-balanced meals to ensure a healthy immune system.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  • Ohio Department of Health Fact Sheet: How do you know if it is the cold, flu or COVID-19?