Well Aware with Michigan Medicine: Health Disparities Underscored by the COVID-19 Pandemic
June 23, 2020
As the social justice movement in our country is at the forefront of minds and hearts, and COVID-19 continues to disproportionately impact communities of color, Michigan Medicine experts discussed why some populations are more adversely affected by certain diseases, and how we are striving to improve equity in health care.
David J. Brown, M.D.
Associate Vice President and Associate Dean for Health Equity and Inclusion
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Gary L. Freed, M.D., MPH
Percy J. Murphy, M.D., and Mary C. Murphy, R.N., Professor of Pediatrics for Child Health Delivery
Associate Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Erika L. Newman, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery, Medical School
Erica E. Marsh, M.D.
S. Jan Behrman Collegiate Professor of Reproductive Medicine
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Erica Odukoya, MPH
U-M Medical Student
Feranmi Okanlami, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation