Dr. Oliver T. Brooks

National Medical Association

President of the National Medical Association, Chief Medical Officer of Watts Healthcare Corporation.

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We need to protest even during pandemic: Consensus among African American doctors

“I believe that the protest is appropriate.

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Coronavirus is disproportionately affecting people of color across the U.S. in terms of testing, treatment, and death tolls.

Doctors reflect on coronavirus’ outsized toll on communities of color

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African Americans are dying of COVID-19 at much higher rates than white people.    
   Surgeon General Jerome Adams told CBS on Tuesday, “When you look at being black in America —…

Black Americans seem to be dying at disproportionately high rates from COVID-19

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