Frat Houses, WoodREC Plagued by Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease
By Matthew Barrett
Sep 12, 2018

Several students living in the Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) fraternity house, Alpha Tau Omega (ATO) fraternity house and Woodruff Residential Center have contracted hand-foot-and-mouth disease (HFMD).

Emory University Student Health Services (EUSHS) received 10 cases between Aug. 29 and Sept. 5 and has not received any new cases in the outbreak as of Monday, EUSHS Executive Director said.

Senior Director of Housing Operations Elaine Turner said her office and Building and Residential Services (BRS) have performed “extensive cleaning and disinfection processes” in the affected buildings...