Partnering With the Faith-Based Community to Address Disparities in COVID-19 Vaccination Rates and Outcomes Among US Black and Latino Populations

JAMA
August 17, 2021, Vol 326, No. 7, Pages 587-680
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/currentissue

 

Racial and Ethnic Disparities and Inequities in Medicine and Health Care
Viewpoint
Partnering With the Faith-Based Community to Address Disparities in COVID-19 Vaccination Rates and Outcomes Among US Black and Latino Populations
Anthony Evans, MDiv; Joseph Webster, MD; Glenn Flores, MD
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JAMA. 2021;326(7):609-610. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.12652
This Viewpoint discusses the low rates at which Black and Latino individuals in the US are being vaccinated against COVID-19 and how the National Black Church Initiative plans to address gaps in vaccination as well as other health care disparities.