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CEAL Debuts Scientific Pathway to Showcase Diversity

April 5, 2021  |  Announcement

Safety always guides the scientific pathway toward vaccines and treatments. And at each step on the pathway are people like us – a diverse group of people. Learn what people on the pathway have to say about COVID-19 vaccines in their own words.

Explore the Scientific Pathway

Rethink how we plan research to shrink COVID health disparities

February 2, 2021  |  nature

Barber shops, churches, libraries — that’s where researchers must go to tackle inequity. As many nations mark a year of deaths from COVID-19, all must reflect on a shaming fact: minority racial and ethnic communities have lost the most.

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CEAL in the News

U-M Receives $1.4M in NIH Funding to expand COVID-19 outreach
3/31/21  |  University of Michigan

Rethink how we plan research to shrink COVID health disparities
2/2/21  |  nature

A Talk about vaccines with Dr. Gary Gibbons Director, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute at National Institutes of Health
2/2/21  |  Heart & Soul

COVID, pre-existing conditions, vaccines and what keeps Dr. Gary Gibbons of NIH up at night
1/26/21  I  Black News Channel

'Trusted Messengers, Trusted Messages': How To Overcome Vaccine Hesitancy
12/24/20  |  NPR

Many Black Americans don't trust a COVID-19 vaccine. It's important to understand why‌.
12/8/20  |  Today

Medical experts hoping to build coronavirus vaccine trust among Florida minorities
12/8/20  |  WPTV, Florida

Tulane receives $1 million NIH grant to engage communities hardest hit by COVID-19
12/7/20  |  Tulane News, Louisiana

Amid history of mistreatment, doctors struggle to sell Black Americans on coronavirus vaccine
12/7/20  |  Washington Post (paywall)

Tallahassee COVID-19 vaccine trial participant shares her journey
11/25/20  |  WTXL Tallahassee, Florida

A University of Miami Miller School of Medicine team will lead a statewide collaborative outreach program to engage ethnic and racial minority communities disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
11/25/20  |  UHealth: University of Miami Health System, Florida

Receives Grant: Northsider to Oversee Grant Focused on Outreach in Communities Heavily Affected By COVID
11/19/20  |  The Northside Sun, Mississippi

Knocking down the COVID-19 disparities through university community partnerships
11/19/20  |  The Daily Wildcat, Arizona

The Power of Trust and Truth
11/17/20  |  CEAL Op Ed

Florida universities, health centers collaborate on COVID-19 outreach to minority communities
11/16/20  |  UF Health, Florida

NIH funds community engagement research efforts
9/16/20  |  NHLBI press release 

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