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OC’s community health leaders want a seat at the COVID decision making table

Voice of OC, March 7, 2022

March 7, 2022

OC’s community health leaders want a seat at the COVID decision making table

Researchers at UC Irvine are … going to study and interview frontline community health workers, community organizations and the health clinics …. “Really the goal is helping us to bring public health into deeper conversation with those who hold really key understandings of structural factors that shape inequities and health so we can strengthen our public health response and also so our public health systems understand where our partners are,” said [Alana] LeBròn, also a UCI public health professor who researches health inequities.