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6/18/2021 - Improving Health Equity

Drs. Charles Vega and Aima A. Ahonkha discuss ways we can address the COVID-19 health outcome disparities. Topics:  

  • Real COVID-19 patient stories 
  • COVID-19 health outcomes based on ethnicity and socioeconomic status 
  • How social determinants of health determine COVID-19 risk 
  • Treating hospitalized and ambulatory patients 

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Presenting faculty:  

Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP  

Health Sciences Clinical Professor  

UC Irvine Department of Family Medicine  

Assistant Dean for Culture and Community Education  

UC Irvine School of Medicine  

Director, UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community  

Irvine, CA 

Aima A. Ahonkhai, MD, MPH  

Assistant Professor of Medicine 

Division of Infectious Diseases 

Vanderbilt University Medical Center 

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