At the end of 2020, the UK Office of National Statistics observed: “the coronavirus pandemic has hit some parts of society harder than others. When looking at social, economic and environmental factors there are differences, particularly for Black and South Asian ethnic groups.”
As more data on the risks and disparities associated with COVD-19 becomes available, how can we ensure that people of African and Caribbean origin receive appropriate information and care? How do we combat perception biases alongside lack of confidence in the healthcare system, as illustrated in COVID-19 vaccination campaign figures?
In this episode, experts and professionals will discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on diabetes care for people of African and Caribbean origin. ‘Everything you always wanted to ask’ is an open an interactive series that encourages questions from participants. When registering, please leave a question or comment in the box below.