We are a group of three infectious disease epidemiologists, a pediatric epidemiologist and a medical anthropologist, who are also working parents. We`ve developed a framework that helps your family make decisions about forming a pod, as well as a detailed discussion guide that helps you and your Pod colleagues develop your own Pod agreement. Before discussing the details of setting up a pod, identify families who typically use similar approaches to protect themselves from Covid-19. Together, all families should agree on the strategies that work for your pod. Pod`s success depends on honest and more frequent communication, so think about how to keep talking about risks and adapt your pod strategies. You can choose to develop a written agreement per pod that will contain the specific strategies you have identified….