This is the result of community advocacy by many organizations, including AIDS Action Baltimore, Treatment Action Group, Latino AIDS Commission, National Minority AIDS Council, AIDS Treatment Activists Coalition, AVAC, HIV+Aging Research Project, Test Positive Aware Network, CoVPN Community Representative, Prevention Access Campaign, European AIDS Treatment Group, and Desert AIDS Project. https://twitter.com/moderna_tx/status/1291056643464192001?s=20
National study of social and structural drivers of COVID-19 diagnoses and deaths among Hispanic/Latinos.
Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 3:00-5:00PM EST The panel will discuss the findings of the study "Risk for COVID-19 infection and death among Latinos in the United States: Examining heterogeneity in transmission dynamics". This study is the first nationwide analysis of COVID-19 cases and deaths among Latinos. "We found that crowded housing, air pollution,
New York, NY. July 31, 2020 – The New York State Senate Health Committee approved Governor Andrew Cuomo’s nomination of Guillermo Chacón, to the New York State Minority Health Council. The Council was created in 1992, to consider any matter relating to the preservation and improvement of minority health in the State of
The impact of COVID-19 has been overwhelming. We are extremely concerned, alarmed and shaken by the impact of COVID-19 on our nation and especially among racial/ethnic minorities. We are also concerned about the institutional impact on organizations led by people of color providing HIV/STI/HCV services to racial/ethnic minorities. COVID-19 has already
Statement from the National Association of County and City Health Officials July 15, 2020 The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), on behalf of the nearly 3,000 local health departments across the country, is deeply concerned with any move to fragment COVID-19 related data collection, which could add further