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COVID-19 & Black Women – Dr. Susan Moore’s Story

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COVID-19 & Black Women – Dr. Susan Moore’s Story

In this episode we discuss Dr. Susan Moore’s tragic battle with COVID-19. She was a black doctor who took to social media to expose a hospital's racially biased treatment she…
January 7, 2022

COVID-19 & Black Women – Dr. Susan Moore’s Story

In this episode we discuss Dr. Susan Moore’s tragic battle with COVID-19. She was a black doctor who took to social media to expose a hospital’s racially biased treatment she received as a patient. And we highlight Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett, an immunologist who was one of the scientists who helped develop the Moderna vaccine for COVID-19.

 

Link to Dr. Moore’s video on Facebook documenting her experience: 

https://www.facebook.com/susan.moore.33671748/posts/3459157600869878

 

Resources: 

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/12/23/us/susan-moore-black-doctor-indiana.html

 

https://abcnews.go.com/US/black-doctor-dies-covid-alleging-hospital-mistreatment-black/story?id=74878119

 

https://abcnews.go.com/US/hospital-ceos-response-black-doctors-covid-19-death/story?id=74971005

 

https://www.medpagetoday.com/special-reports/exclusives/92595

 

https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/profile/kizzmekia-s-corbett/#

 

Follow Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett on Instagram @kizzyphd and Twitter @KizzyPhD for COVID-19 updates and to see the amazing work she is doing in the field of immunology. 

 

If you would like to suggest a topic we should discuss, share your own personal story, or shoutout an organization or individual please email us at [email protected]

 

Follow us on Instagram/Facebook @distrustanddisparities and Twitter @DistrustPod.

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