Broad's COVID-19 guidance

Updated September 2023 


  • Do not come to work if you experience COVID-like symptoms. Follow CDC guidelines -- they have an easy "Isolation and Exposure Calcluator" to determine next steps.

  • Do not come to work if you test positive for COVID-19. You may return to work when you have completed your isolation period recommended by the CDC -- they have an easy "Isolation and Exposure Calcluator" to determine next steps.

    • You are no longer required to report a positive test to our COVID team. 

    • To notify a Broadie that was a close contact you can simply reach out to them directly if you are comfortable doing so, or through this tool that the CDC recommends.

    • Please work with your doctor if you have any questions regarding your symptoms, treatment options, and ending your isolation period.

  • If you've been exposed to COVID-19, follow the guidelines from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and the CDC.

  • Masks: Masking is not required. Surgical masks and KN95 respirators are available in the lobbies of all Broad buildings, including 105 Broadway's 3rd- and 5th-floor lobbies.
  • Vaccines: Vaccination is not required. Broadies are strongly encouraged to follow any updated CDC guidance for vaccinations and boosters.


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For their own safety and the safety of others, Broadies must adhere to all of the protocols for a safe workplace, including those governing any current COVID-related policies. See Broad’s guidelines for how to report an ethics, compliance, or policy violation.