Resources on Health Disparities and COVID-19

 

Webinars/Podcasts on COVID-19 and Health Disparities

WEBINARS OFFERED BY HMS OFFICE FOR DIVERSITY INCLUSION AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP

Equity and Social Justice Webinar: The Impact of COVID-19 on Latinx Communities
July 13, 2020 | Watch

Equity and Social Justice Webinar: The Impact of COVID-19 on Kids
May 27, 2020 | Watch

Equity and Social Justice Webinar: Native American Health and COVID-19
April 30, 2020 | Watch

Equity and Social Justice Webinar: Mental Health and Wellness for Healthcare Providers
April 23, 2020 | Watch

Musings on the Impact of Covid and on Being LGBTQ
April 22, 2020 | Listen

Equity and Social Justice Webinar: Health Disparities and COVID-19
April 20, 2020 | Watch


OTHER WEBINARS

List of ongoing webinar series, webinars this week, and video and audio recordings on health disparities and COVID-19

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News / Articles

The Power of Trust and Truth, a message from CEAL leaders to communities hardest hit by COVID-19
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities Bulletin | November 18, 2020

COVID’s triple whammy for Black students
The Harvard Gazette | October 28, 2020

Excess Deaths Associated with COVID-19, by Age and Race and Ethnicity — United States, January 26–October 3, 2020
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention | October 20, 2020

Excess Deaths From COVID-19, Community Bereavement, and Restorative Justice for Communities of Color
JAMA Network | October 12, 2020

Mental Health Disorders Related to COVID-19–Related Deaths
JAMA Network | October 12, 2020

Poll: 24% of households in rural America report being unable to get medical care for serious problems during the coronavirus outbreak, with 56% reporting harmful health consequences as a result
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health | October 7, 2020

Pandemic Highlights Deep-Rooted Problems in Indian Health Service
The New York Times | September 29, 2020

Death in Mass., by the numbers
The Boston Globe | September 27, 2020

To combat hunger, neighbors are stocking community fridges on Boston’s streets
The Boston Globe | September 25, 2020

As Pandemic Deaths Add Up, Racial Disparities Persist — And In Some Cases Worsen
NPR | September 23, 2020

Unequal Destroyer: COVID-19 health disparities and the search for solutions
HMS News | September 23, 2020

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Institutions / Organizations

AFFILIATES

Harvard Library | The Black America and COVID-19 Library Guide

Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Harvard University Center for African Studies

Harvard University Center on the Developing Child

Hutchins Center for African & African American Research | Harvard University

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Equity and Community Health

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Disparities Solution Center

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study | Harvard University


OTHER INSTITUTIONS / ORGANIZATIONS

List of institutions and organizations with links to health disparities and COVID-19 web pages

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Funding Opportunities


National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

Digital Healthcare Interventions to Address the Secondary Health Effects Related to Social, Behavioral, and Economic Impact of COVID-19

Application Due Date(s): August 20, 2020, December 2, 2020, March 2, 2021 | Expiration Date: March 3, 2021

Community Interventions to Address the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic among Health Disparity and Vulnerable Populations (R01- Clinical Trial Optional)

Application Due Date(s): August 28, 2020; December 1, 2020 | Expiration Date: December 2, 2020

Notice of Special Interest (NOSI): Competitive and Administrative Supplements for the Impact of COVID-19 Outbreak on Minority Health and Health Disparities

First Available Due Date: May 01, 2020 | Expiration Date: May 01, 2021

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Additional Sources

Stop the Spread

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is launching a strategic testing program in communities across Massachusetts that have continued to see a higher number of residents testing positive for COVID-19. 

Map of COVID-19 Testing Sites in Boston

The City of Boston is partnering with community health centers, hospitals, and pharmacies to increase access to COVID-19 testing for Boston residents.
 



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