Health Disparities

Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 2:30 pm to 3:15 pm ET                              Track: Health Disparities
COVID-19 and Indian Country: A Community-Based Response to Advocate, Engage and Serve the Underserved in Clinical Research

People of underserved populations may be hesitant to enroll in clinical trials for a variety of cultural and historical reasons. Ms. Simpson will discuss some of the ethical and enrollment challenges in a case study of an urban Native American health clinic, with an emphasis on their COVID-19 response. 615

Presenter: Rachel Simpson, MA, Coordinator, Medicine Office of Research, National Jewish Health