What Covid-19 health disparities mean to six black medical professionals
On April 22, the Centers for Disease Control reported that one in three patients hospitalized with Covid-19 were African American. “The big piece in that is remembering that this is not unexpected. This is not a surprise,” said University of Pittsburgh assistant professor of medicine, Dr. Utibe Essien. Here’s what six black medical professionals are seeing on the frontlines of the Covid-19 pandemic.