"Equity and COVID-19 Research 101" a discussion with panelists Drs. Ojikutu, Mayer, Levison, Tsibris and moderated by Dr. Boulin

Date: 

Wednesday, July 1, 2020, 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Webinar

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Register in advance for this webinar:
https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_foSDR_zWReuNi8CHmOsVGw
Password: 812621

Moderator: Adrianna Boulin
Panelists: Bisola Ojikutu; Athe Tsibris; Ken Mayer; Julie Levison
The presentations will be followed by a brief Q&A Session!

This first of two webinars seeks to:

  • improve COVID-19 research literacy within our local community
  • review challenges to engagement of Black and Latinx participants in clinical trials research and discuss strategies to address these challenges
  • provide a brief overview of clinical trials research
  • review the basics of COVID-19 treatment (webinar 1) and provide a more detailed overview of treatment research (webinar 2)
  • review the basics of vaccine research (webinar 1) and provide a more detailed overview of COVID-19 vaccine research (webina 2)
  • offer participants a toolkit of resources that will help prepare them to decide whether clinical trial participation is right for them
See also: Symposia