How are past legacies of medical racism and present socio-economic disparities shaping the disproportionate and severe impact of COVID-19 on communities of color and other underserved populations? What efforts are currently underway to ensure health equity in the government’s national plan to eradicate COVID-19?
Dr. Sharrelle Barber, Assistant Professor in the Dornsife School of Health’s Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Drexel Urban Health Collaborative at Drexel University
Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith, Chair of President Biden’s Covid-19 Health Equity Task Force and Associate Dean for Health Equity Research and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Public Health at Yale School of Medicine.
Moderated by Dr. Elizabeth Kolsky, Director, Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest, Villanova University