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Participatory Approaches to Addressing Missing COVID-19 Race and Ethnicity Data

Kader, F., Smith, C. L.

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This article provides an overview of the link between racism and COVID-19 disparities, missing race and ethnicity data, and literature on demographic data gaps. The authors also provide recommendations on how health departments and healthcare systems can engage communities of color to co-develop race and ethnicity data collection processes.

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Improve Data Infrastructure

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Asian, Black or African American, Hispanic, Latino, or Latinx

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