Saturday, January 16, 2021

COVID-19 and the African American Community

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Register and submit questions for the panel here COVID-19 Town Hall (required). Registered participants will receive a Zoom link. Join by smartphone, computer or tablet. Phone option (audio only) also available.


Virtual Town Hall meeting with panelists Kiela Samuels, PharmD; Jessie Kimbrough Marshall, MD, MPH; Bishop Harry S. Grayson and Moderator Othelia Pryor, PhD

A live discussion with experts who will:

  • share facts based on science
  • acknowledge lack of trust of healthcare by African Americans
  • discuss steps toward equitable and ethical healthcare
  • share their personal stories about COVID-19, vaccines, and health disparities

Moderator: Othelia Pryor, PhD, Senior Project Manager, Office for Health Equity & Inclusion, Michigan Medicine