Amir St. Clair

Amir St. Clair is Emory’s associate vice president and executive director of COVID-19 response and recovery.

COVID-19 Immunization Required for Emory Students in Fall

On April 19, President Fenves announced that Emory University would require all students to be immunized for COVID-19 for fall 2021, with exemptions based on medical conditions or strong personal objections. Emory has added the COVID-19 vaccine to the list of already required vaccines for students after extensive consultation with public health experts, vaccine scientists, [...]

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Vaccine Eligibility Expanded to Individuals Ages 16 and Over

Gov. Brian Kemp expanded COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to everyone ages 16 and over as of Thursday, March 25. This is an important milestone in our COVID-19 response and good news for the Emory University community as we continue to prepare to return to campus in the fall.    All faculty, staff and students can now [...]

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Weekly Screening Tests Critical to Mitigate COVID-19

For Emory students living and learning on campus this semester, taking responsibility to participate in weekly COVID-19 screening testing has become a critical component in our strategy to help mitigate the virus. I’d like to take a moment to give credit where it’s due: to date, compliance with our COVID-19 screening testing among students living [...]

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Emory Community Partnership Helps Create a Healthier, Safer Campus

From the beginning, Emory’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been grounded in the fundamental belief that our ability to create a safe campus environment rises from a strong community-wide partnership. That has been our essential compact, an understanding between the university and every student, that only by working together can we succeed in our [...]

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