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February 25, 2021 – “In Episode 6 of the Antiracism in Medicine series, “Racism, Trustworthiness, and the #COVID19 vaccine,” we are joined by two forces in the field of health equity and academic medicine, Dr. Giselle Corbie-Smith and Dr. Kimberly Manning, to discuss why the pandemic is the moment to ensure trust in medicine.

Learning Objectives

After listening to this episode listeners will be able to…

  1. Recognize the importance of yielding privilege and power to better center marginalized voices and communities through individual, interpersonal, institutional, and systemic actions.
  2. Understand the importance of looking beyond isolated and individual instances of mistrust, in recognition that the continued and ubiquitous insults of structural and systemic racism are the primary forces perpetuating mistrust among minoritized communities.
  3. Identify potential individual, institutional, and policy-level actions to address COVID-19 vaccine inequities.


  • Written and produced by: Utibe R. Essien, MD, MPH, Rohan Khazanchi, LaShyra Nolen, Naomi Fields, Dereck Paul, MS, Michelle Ogunwole, MD, Chioma Onuoha, Jazzmin Williams, and Jennifer Tsai MD, M.Ed
  • Hosts: Utibe, Lash, Jenny
  • Infographic: Creative Edge Design
  • Show Notes: Rohan Khazanchi
  • Guests: Kimberly Manning MD (@gradydoctor) and Giselle Corbie-Smith MD, MSc (@gcsmd)

Listen to the Podcast Episode

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