COVID-19 and the Bay Area Black Community

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Dr. Aboelata answers a question about a possible COVID-19 booster shot.
Dr. Amuyunzu answers a question about vaccine eligibility for people ages 18-25.
Dr. Amuyunzu answers a question about vaccine hesitancy.

About

AARP California hosted this Access Live event to speak about COVID-19 vaccine distribution in the Bay Area Black community. This event featured: Dr. Noha Aboelata, MD, Founder and CEO of Roots Community Health Center; Dr. Esther Amuyunzu, MD, Specialty Education Coordinator for Social Medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center; and Dr. Kim Rhoads, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics at UCSF. Together they discussed combatting COVID-19, provided important information about vaccine distribution in the Bay Area, and addressed participant questions and concerns.