Webinar - Blue Sky Group: COVID-19 and Health Equity

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  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday October 27, 2020
      4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Virtual - see description
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Summary Sentence: Join researchers and clinicians from across the Georgia CTSA for a session on COVID-19 and Health Equity.

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Blue Sky Groups are unstructured meetings that provide a unique opportunity for attendees to drive the agenda as well as utilize the session as a catalyst for future collaborations and research opportunities.


Discussion topics may include, but not limited to:

  • Impact of COVID-19 on health disparities and possible long term consequences
  • Ways to mitigate COVID- 19 health disparities
  • Ideas for cross-institutional collaborative research projects in this space

Share your experience, learn from others, enjoy opportunities for interdisciplinary networking and find potential collaborators!

Breakout session topics will include:

  • Impact of COVID-19 on rural communities
  • Intersection of comorbidities
  • Intersection of biological and socioeconomic factors in COVID disparities
  • Data needs to measure disparities

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar

Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB), Wallace H. Coulter Dept. of Biomedical Engineering

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Conference/Symposium, Other/Miscellaneous, Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
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  • Created On: Sep 10, 2020 - 9:01am
  • Last Updated: Oct 24, 2020 - 9:54am