Summer lecture series features health disparities and COVID-19

The Office of Diversity and Inclusive Excellence in the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is hosting “2021 Summer Vitals,” a virtual lecture series about health disparities and the effects of COVID-19.

Lectures include:

"The Effects of COVID-19 on Women in the Academy"

A lecture by Cynthia Kubu, professor of neurology, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University and interim vice dean of faculty, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

Wednesday, July 21, 5–5:45 p.m.

RSVP for the July 21 Event

"Health Disparities in Latinx and COVID-19”

A discussion with Monica Vela, associate dean of multicultural affairs, Pritzker School of Medicine, associate vice chair for diversity, and inclusion, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago.

Wednesday, Aug. 25, noon–12:45 p.m.

RSVP for the Aug. 25 Event

Please request a Zoom meeting link for any lectures in the series by contacting Tina Lining, director of diversity and inclusive excellence, at