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COVID-19 Response: Promising Practices in Health Equity

June 2, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join this webinar focused on sharing promising public health practices to reduce COVID-19 related disparities. During this webinar, presenters will discuss the actions their cities have taken to mitigate the disproportionate impact on racial and ethnic minorities. Additionally, speakers will take these ideas a step further and examine how they can be integrated into longer-term strategies for lasting impact that strengthens future responses and advances health equity. Please feel free to share this announcement with others who might be interested.

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  • Dr. Leandris Liburd
    • Director of the Office of Minority Health and Health Equity/ Chief Health Equity Officer of the CDC COVID-19 Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


  • Mr. T. Benicio Gonzales
    • Director of the Center for Health Equity, Louisville Department of Public Health & Wellness
  • Dr. Nafissa Cisse Egbuonye
    • Director of the Black Hawk County Health Department, Iowa
  • Dr. Jarvis Chen
    • Research Scientist, Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Dr. Thomas LaViest
    • Dean of the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine at Tulane University

Attendees are welcome to submit questions in advance to eocevent357@cdc.gov (Subject Line: Webinar: COVID-19 Response: Promising Practices in Health Equity).


June 2, 2020
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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