COVID-19 Information

Community Forum with Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett: Everything You Should Know About the COVID-19 Vaccines

(Recorded on Wednesday January 27, 2021 1:00-2:30pm ET)

Presented by the Urban Health Institute and Johns Hopkins Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity, in partnership with the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Equity, Center for Health Disparities Solutions, Center for Immunization Research, Johns Hopkins Vaccine Initiative, and Center for Public Health and Human Rights.


JHMI Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Updates

Equity for COVID-19 Vaccines and Care

At Johns Hopkins Medicine, inclusive and equitable access to medical care and health information is a core value of our institution. Our care teams are working with community partners to give vaccines to our most vulnerable eligible residents, to provide access to COVID-19 testing, and to educate and inform our communities hardest hit by this pandemic.


COVID-19 Vaccination | CDC

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FAQ from The New England Journal of Medicine

A collection of resources on Covid-19 vaccines, including frequently asked questions, continuing medical education, published research, and commentary.





Spotlight on Black Business and Services

Travel Noire

Travel Noire is digital media company serving millennials of the African Diaspora. Through inspired content, we help discerning travelers, discover, plan and experience new destinations.

Click here to view their list of Black-owned businesses.


Support Black-Owned (SBO)

SBO was created as a one-stop source that is used to bring tremendous popularity to help Black business owners and consumers. SBO offers premier Black owned business listings and tools that allow businesses to invest and build wealth in our very own communities.

Click here to download the SBO app.


Black-Owned Recommendations from BFSA


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Books on Anti-Racism

This list was curated, in no particular order, using member recommendations as well as those recommended by educators and activists.
Remember to support Black-owned bookstores*! 

  • Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower by Brittany Cooper
  • How to Be Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi
  • White Fragility by Robin Diangelo
  • So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
  • Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad
  • The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
  • Reproductive Injustice: Racism, Pregnancy, and Premature Birth by Dána-Ain Davis
  • Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

* The second page of this spreadsheet boasts a lengthy anti-racism reading list


Additional Black-Owned Bookstore Resources:


Oprah Magazine's Black-Owned Bookstores List

African American Literature Book Club