Racial Disparities in COVID-19 and Social Determinants of Health Equity

Eboni Price-Haywood

Racial Disparities in COVID-19 and Social Determinants of Health Equity

last update on: 01/12/2023

This presentation will review the disproportionate share of COVID-19 disease burden in African Americans and the role of social determinants of health.

Participants are expected to watch the video, reflect on its content, and complete the CME self-assessment and CME evaluation. Only upon completing this process will a participant's continuing education certificate be generated. The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study activity is 60 minutes. 

This activity is approved for continuing education for physicians, nurses, dietitians, and health and wellness coaches. 

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


  • Review findings of racial disparities in COVID-19.
  • Describe the relationship between social determinants of health and health equity.
  • Define key steps to improve health equity.

Requirements for successful completion: Participants will be awarded contact hours commensurate with participation after completion of the post-test with a score of 70% or higher.





60 minutes


General Nutrition

July 15, 2024


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