ECEDHA 2022 COVID-19 Information



ECEDHA looks forward to gathering safely in person and will adhere to all state and federal guidelines regarding COVID-19 related restrictions and practices. Masks will be required for all ECEDHA Annual Conference and ECExpo participants. 


Additional ECEDHA COVID-19 protocol updates will be posted to this page. In addition, stay tuned to the ECEDHA Weekly Brief for the latest information. For more information on current guidelines, click here.


2022 ECEDHA Annual Conference and ECExpo - COVID Event Safety Practices
Updated March 23, 2022


As the COVID-19 Global pandemic continues, ECEDHA is taking all measures to promote a safe and productive meeting for our membership.

Mask Requirement

All participants at the ECEDHA Annual Conference and ECExpo will be required to wear a mask except while actively eating or drinking while attending the conference. All presenters will be required to present with masks on if not able to maintain a 6-ft distance from others. Masks must cover both the mouth and nose.

Individuals who have a documented disability which precludes the wearing of a mask may request a modification to mask policies. Please contact Michelle Klein,, to discuss modification(s) to mask policies.

Vaccination Requirement

In keeping with the guidelines put in place by the City of New Orleans, individuals 5+ are no longer required to show proof of full vaccination, or negative test, to access the ECEDHA Annual Conference and ECExpo


ECEDHA will continue to monitor the guidelines in effect by the City of New Orleans and will honor the vaccination requirements that are in place at the time of the ECEDHA Annual Conference and ECExpo.

Physical Distancing

The ECEDHA Annual Conference will provide physically distant seating to allow individuals who wish to physically distance while in sessions to do so comfortably.