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Today With Dr. Kaye: Doctors weigh in on medical mistrust, racism

Dr. Aysha Khoury

(WEAA) — Many African Americans are skeptical of the COVID-19 vaccine due to the history of medical abuse and mistreatment within Black communities. 



Dr. Tanjala S. Purnell

  Dr. Tanjala Purcell, an epidemiologist and an Assistant Professor of Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health joins Dr. Kaye to answer tough questions about medical mistrust. 


Dr. Aysha Khoury, a physician educator committed to health equity and the elimination of health disparities, joins Dr. Kaye to address medical racism. 

Today With Dr. Kaye: 2-16-2021- Hour 2

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