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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Racial & Ethnic Disparities and COVID-19:
A Time for Reflection, Review and Reaction

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In this unprecedented time in our world, we have seen stark racial and ethnic disparities in terms of their impact on COVID-19 patients. President of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Lisa Moreno, and Professor & Vice-Chair of Faculty Equity, Engagement & Empowerment at the Emory University School of Medicine, Dr. Sheryl Heron, will address the important medical and public health issues associated with such discrepancies.

 

Presenters

 

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Lisa Moreno, MD, MS, MSCR, FAAEM, FIFEM
President of American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM);
Professor of Emergency Medicine, Director of Research and Director of Diversity,
Section of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences
New Orleans, LA

   
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Sheryl Heron, MD, MPH, FACEP
Professor & Vice-Chair of Faculty Equity, Engagement & Empowerment,
Department of Emergency Medicine; Associate Dean for Community Engagement,
Equity & Inclusion, Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

 

 

 

Series Partners

American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (AACT) | American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) | American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners (AAENP) | American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) | American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) | Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicologists (APAMT) | Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) | European Association of Poison Centers and Clinical 
Toxicologists (EAPCCT)
 | Middle East & North Africa Clinical Toxicology Association (MENATOX)