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Making It Plain: Minority Health Professionals and Community Organizations Fight COVID Together

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Apr 28 2021, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST


This livestreamed town hall is designed to enhance collaboration among and between the Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic, American Indian and African American communities to enhance COVID prevention and vaccination. Watch on April 28, 7-8:45 p.m. at or


  • Georges Benjmain, MD, APHA executive director
  • Jeffry Caballero, MPH, Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations
  • Juliett Choi, JD, Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
  • Martha Dawson, RN, National Black Nurses Association
  • Ambrose Lane Jr., Health Alliance Network
  • Arcenio Lopzez, Mixteco/Indigenous Community Organizing Project
  • Leon McDougle, MD, National Medical Association
  • Mary-Katherine McNatt, DrPH, A.T. Still University
  • Mark Morial, JD, National Urban League
  • Mary Owen, MD, Association of American Indian Physicians
  • Charysse Nunez, Ad Council
  • Aaron Payment, MPH, EdD, Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians
  • Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH, Salud America!
  • Elena Rios, MD, National Hispanic Medical Association
  • Lauren Smith, MD, CDC Foundation
  • Cameron Webb, MD, White House COVID-19 Response Team
  • Winston Wong, MD, National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians
  • A. Toni Young, Rural Health Service Provider Network

Funding support for this program provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services