Saturday, March 13, 2021

Your Community? Community Coping With COVID-19: Role of the Black Boston COVID-19 Coalition, Thu, Mar 18, 2021 at 2:30 PM

Boston has taken a lead.  Chicago, D.C., New Orleans, San Francisco, Oakland, Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles, Toronto (CA), Caribbean, other vulnerable communities lead your communities to address not just the current COVID-19 crisis but disasters, emergencies, climate change, and future crisis that affect your community, your culture, your heritage.
 
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The Black Boston COVID-19 Coalition (BBCC) and
 
Center for Community Health Education Research and Service (CCERS)
 
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This panel will feature discussions on equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines and treatments with the Black Boston COVID-19 Coalition

About this Event

CCHERS will conclude our series on Race, Racism, and Research: COVID-19 in Medical Mecca with a fifth session featuring discussions about community equity with the Black Boston COVID-19 Coalition. Our panelists will discuss topics such as the COVID-19 vaccine rollout; vaccine distrust and hesitancy among communities of color; as well as solutions that will help to ensure equitable access and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, treatments and resources.

The session will be moderated by Sen. Dianne Wilkerson, a former MA Senator and Co-Founder of the Black Boston COVID-19 Coalition, and features:

  • Priscilla Flint Banks - Vice President and Co-Founder of Black Economic Justice Institute
  • Marty Martinez - City of Boston's Chief of the Health and Human Services
  • Cassandra M. Pierre, MD, MPH, MSc - Assistant Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine, Medical Director of Public Health Programs and Acting Hospital Epidemiologist at Boston Medical Center
 
 

 
 

Black Emergency Managers Association International                                 Washington, D.C.  20020                                                                                 

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