The African American Petri Dish

Online Publication Date: 
April 27, 2020
Publication Status: 
Awaiting Publication
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This commentary amplifies the insidious nature of the novel coronavirus (result-ing in COVID19) and its ubiquitous spread, which disproportionately and adversely affect the health and well-being of people of color. The consequence is poor health outcomes and premature death. Ample previous literature documents health inequities in the morbidity and mortality statistics for Black and Brown people in the United States.