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CDC COVID-19 Response Promising Practices in Health Equity II

The effects of COVID-19 on the health of racial and ethnic minority groups is still emerging; however, current data suggest a disproportionate burden of illness and death among these groups. Presenters from local jurisdictions and national organizations discussed actions taken to mitigate the disproportionate impact on racial and ethnic minorities. Presenters discussed strategies to reduce […]

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CDC COVID-19 Response Promising Practices in Health Equity

Dr. Nafissa Cisse Egbuonye (Public Health Director Black Hawk County Health Department), Dr. Jarvis Chen (Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health), Dr. Thomas LaViest (School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Dean, Tulane University), and T. Benicio Gonzales, MSW (Louisville Metro Department of Public Health & Wellness […]

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Tom Frieden, MD, MPH, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

APHA TV sits down with the current Director of the CDC Tom Frieden, to discuss the CDC’s role in helping create the Healthiest Nation in One Generation.

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Anne Schuchat, MD, Principal Deputy Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

APHA TV sits down with the Deputy Director of the CDC, Anne Schuchat, to discuss the work the CDC is doing with APHA to combat health disparities and the opioid epidemic.

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