What You Need To Know About Clinical Trials

Clinical trials have begun in a search for a vaccine for the coronavirus. And why aren’t persons of color more represented in clinical trials?

Medical professionals across the world are learning more about the coronavirus. Research and clinical trials are assisting in that knowledge.  People are needed for trials, but some groups are reluctant participants, specifically African Americans.  Tonight, we discuss the importance of trials and creating more diversity in participation of trials. Joining us tonight:


Dr. Carla Williams   –  Associate Professor of Medicine and Public Health with the Howard University Hospital

Dr. Lisa Fitzpatrick –  Infectious Disease Physician & Founder & CEO of Grapevine Health