Pursuing Disparities Data on COVID-19
Tuesday, April 28 12-1:30 PM ET
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is hosting this webinar provide an overview of the currently available data on racial, ethnic, gender, geographic, and income disparities. They will also outline the limitations of the data – methodological, organizational, and political – and what data is needed to provide insight into how the virus is impacting communities of color and other at-risk populations. Three speakers include Lawrence Brown, director, county health rankings and roadmaps, and visiting associate professor, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Rebekah Gee, CEO, Louisiana State University Healthcare Services and Stephen B. Thomas, director, Maryland Center for Health Equity, and professor of health policy and management, University of Maryland School of Public Health.
Reporters who wish to attend should register here.