Dosis de Esperanza:
Latinx Communities & COVID-19

Cedars-Sinai and community leaders came together to provide an important update on the COVID-19 pandemic, addressed issues that affect vaccination rates in Latinx communities and explored how to remove barriers for those who need these vaccine doses of hope.

This event was held on August 11, 2021. The video below is the recorded program. The program begins at 31:02.


Hector Balcazar, PhD, MS

Hector Balcazar, PhD, MS

Dean, College of Science and Health,
Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science

Nury Martinez

Nury Martinez

Council President,
Los Angeles City Council

Angelica Salas

Angelica Salas

Executive Director,
Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights

Jorge Goldberg

Jorge Goldberg, MD

Senior Consultant, Mexico
Cedars-Sinai International


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