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Apr 2020 29
Time: 5:00 PM

COVID-19 and Health Equity: Exploring Disparities and Long-Term Health Impacts

When: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 | 5:00 – 6:30pm ET


5:00 pm | Welcome

  • Carlos del Rio, MD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology, Emory University

5:10 pm | Expert Panel Discussion

Moderator: Debra Pérez, PhD, Senior Vice President, Organizational Culture, Inclusion & Equity, Simmons University

How Vulnerable Populations are Impacted by COVID-19

  • Sandra Quinn, PhD, Senior Associate Director, Maryland Center for Health Equity

What Do the Data Tell Us About Impacts to Vulnerable Populations?

  • Jeanette Kowalik, PhD, MPH, Milwaukee Commissioner of Health

View from the Front-Line: Vulnerable and Rural Populations and COVID-10

  • Umair Shah, MD, MPH, Executive Director, Harris County Public Health

6:00 pm | Audience Q&A

6:25 pm | Concluding Remarks

6:30 pm | Adjourn

*Subject to change

The webinar will be recorded, and that video, as well as a transcript of the webinar and presenter slides, will be posted on our website after the event concludes.

This webinar is the sixth in a series called “COVID-19 Conversations” hosted by the National Academy of Medicine and the American Public Health Association. Join our COVID-19 and Infectious Diseases listserv to be notified about new resources and upcoming events.

Questions? Trouble accessing the webinar? Please contact apha@apha.org.

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