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Santa Ana College Vaccination Site Opens Wednesday; Racial Vaccination Inequities Persist Across OC and CA

Voice of OC, Feb. 16, 2021

February 16, 2021

Santa Ana College Vaccination Site Opens Wednesday; Racial Vaccination Inequities Persist Across OC and CA

“Targeting vaccinations in the places where you’re most likely to see infection would make the highest-impact in reducing the further spread of Covid-19,” said Dr. Shruti Gohil, an infectious disease specialist at the University of California, Irvine (UCI). “It’s basic epidemiology that the highest target for vaccination strategy should be those at highest risk,” Gohil said.