Meeting People Where They Are – With Trusted Messengers in Safe Spaces

In September 2020, nearly two dozen researchers throughout Florida quickly came together to address COVID-19-health disparities in areas disproportionately affected by the pandemic. But before they could organize vaccine drives and share COVID-19 resources, they decided to meet with local residents who had been hit the hardest: health care workers, farm workers, and people from…

Dr. David Hicks on doctors’ responsibility to educate the public about vaccines

https://youtu.be/BDUAuqbrh0M Dr. Jayne Morgan sits down with Dr. David Hicks, Deputy Health Director for the Jefferson County Health Department to talk about the responsibility of doctors to educate the public on COVID-19 and why it is important to get vaccinated. If doctors don’t step up and offer their educated perspectives, misinformation will fill the information…