South Carolina Lacks Race, Ethnicity Data in Vaccine Process

SPH's Uchechi Mitchell, PhD, assistant professor of community health sciences, was interviewed by The Island Packet, serving Beaufort County in South Carolina, on the state's lack of data on race and ethnicity in COVID-19 vaccine distribution.  She noted this data will be key to building trust in the vaccine process.

It is definitely a social justice issue to improve access to these (vaccine) datasets for the communities.

Uchechi Mitchell, PhD  |  Assistant Professor of Community Health Sciences

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