WATCH: Vaccinations in Buffalo's Black & Latino Communities

May 4, 2021

Black Americans have been hard hit by COVID-19, but polls say many are also hesitant to get a COVID vaccine shot. What problems are the front-line health care workers around Buffalo experiencing? What have they learned about health disparities among Buffalo's Black & Latino populations. 

Of the 13 million Americans vaccinated for COVID-19 between December and January , 60 percent were White non-Hispanic individuals, 11.5 percent identified as Latino, and 5.4 percent Black.
Source: US CDC

Join WBFO Reporter Thomas O’Neil-White for an online discussion with:

  • Dr. Kenyani Davis MD, MPH, Medical Director at the Community Health Center of Buffalo
  • Dr. Raul Vazquez MD of Urban Family Practice/GBAUHN

The event -available below- is part of the WBFO Racial Equity Project, supported by The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo.