Episode 31

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15th May 2021

Episode 31: Disparities in Vaccine Distribution and Pandemic Health Outcomes - Interview with Kristin Urquiza

In this episode, we interview Kristin Urquiza, co-founder of Marked by COVID, to discuss the disparities in race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status (SES) and lack of access to testing and vaccinations in Phoenix, Arizona. We also discuss public health and the continuing mistrust in pandemic guidance as well as the work that continues to be needed for advocacy, support services and national acknowledgement of the lasting trauma and impacts of the COVID pandemic. Learn more about the work of Kristin and Marked By COVID on the website and donate to support their crucial work at

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April Moreno

Dr. April Moreno is a public health and informatics specialist consultant, and is the Founder of the Public Health Podcast Network, publichealthpodcasters.com. She is also dedicated to autoimmune health equity and is the Founder, CEO of the Autoimmune Community Institute, acicommunity.org.