3 Things to Know About Developing a COVID-19 Vaccine

If you’re like the rest of the world, you’ve probably been watching and waiting for months now for news about a COVID-19 vaccine. Developing a safe and effective vaccine takes a while—not exactly helpful when you’re trying to get your day-to-day back on track. With a time of the essence, scientists are working hard to […]

COVID in Black: Episode 5

The COVID in Black series includes conversations about the impact of COVID-19 in Black communities. Black health care providers hold frank and honest conversations to raise awareness about both the spread, treatment, and prevention of COVID-19.  Viewing options on Facebook: CoVPN: https://www.facebook.com/PreventCOVID19/live/ National Medical Association: https://www.facebook.com/NationalMedAssn Cobb Institute/NMA: https://www.facebook.com/TheCobbInstitute BlackDoctor.org: https://www.facebook.com/BlackDoctor.org

The Power of Trust and the Truth

In this op-ed, NHLBI’s Director, Dr. Gary H. Gibbons, and NIHMD’s Director, Dr. Eliseo J. Pérez-Stable, share how seeking information from trusted leaders/messengers and trusting science can help turn the tide for pandemic-strapped communities of color. COVID-19 has killed more than 230,000 people in the U.S., and the death toll continues to rise at a […]