Jan 13, 2021
Vaccine Hesitancy is Solvable
Play • 29 min

Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice is the President and Dean of the Morehouse School of Medicine. Even though systemic racism and a history of medical abuses against people of color are indisputable, she believes that the lack of trust in the COVID-19 vaccine can, should, and will be reversed.

Dr. Montgomery Rice suggested these links, from trusted sources, for more information about the COVID-19 vaccines.

Information about the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, CDC

Information about the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine, CDC

What to Expect after Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine, CDC

COVID-19 vaccine information, National Institutes of Health

COVID-19 Vaccines and Allergic Reactions, CDC

Consider Joining a Clinical Trial, National Institutes of Health

Phase 3 trial of Novavax investigational COVID-19 vaccine opens, National Institutes of Health

Community Vaccination Saturdays, Morehouse School of Medicine

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America Adapts the Climate Change Podcast
America Adapts the Climate Change Podcast
Doug Parsons
Assessing the Biden Climate Adaptation agenda with Dr. Jesse Keenan
In episode 130 of America Adapts, Doug Parsons hosts Dr. Jesse Keenan of Tulane University. Jesse dissects some of the early moves on climate change policy in the Biden administration. He shares his thoughts on staffing decisions and how adaptation is and isn’t being prioritized through the Executive Orders. Also, in a new recurring segment, Judge Alice Hill shares insights on what FEMA can do to prioritize climate change. Topics covered: * What happened at the recent Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 and what were the themes covered. * Climate gossip among early policy decisions. * Who/what makes up the climate power landscape in Washington, D.C. * Dissecting the Climate Executive Order * Understanding the National Climate Task Force * Climate Action Plans (looking internally, not externally) * The state of climate data and challenges ahead. * Jesse’s gut check on what’s going on with adaptation in these early Executive decisions. * Bonus conversation: Judge Alice Hill “What will it take for FEMA to take climate change seriously?” Donate to America Adapts Listen to America Adapts on your favorite app here! America Adapts now has a newsletter! See first issue here. Subscribe here! Sign up to be a guest on Cimpatico Studios! Check out what Cimpatico is all about! Doug Parsons and Speaking Opportunities: If you are interested in having Doug speak at corporate and conference events, sharing his unique, expert perspective on adaptation in an entertaining and informative way, more information can be found here! Now on Spotify! List of Previous Guests on America Adapts Subscribe/listen to podcast on Apple Podcasts. Donate to America Adapts, we are now a tax deductible charitable organization! Facebook and Twitter: @usaadapts @Jesse_M_Keenan @Alice_C_Hill Twitter Recommendation: Eric Roston @eroston Links in this episode: America Adapts was published in the Federal Reserve! Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Strategies to Address Climate Change Risk in Low- and Moderate-income Communities - Volume 14, Issue 1 Article on using podcasts in the Classroom: Subscribe to America Adapts on Apple Podcasts On Google Podcast here. Please share on Facebook! Podcasts in the Classroom – Discussion guides now available for the latest episode of America Adapts. These guides can be used by educators at all levels. Check them out here! Here Are 10 of the Best Climate Change Podcasts Out Right Now The best climate change podcasts on The Climate Advisor 7 podcasts to learn more about climate change and how to fight it Directions on how to listen to America Adapts on Amazon Alexa America Adapts also has its own app for your listening pleasure! Just visit the App store on Apple or Google Podcast on Android and search “America Adapts.” Join the climate change adaptation movement by supporting America Adapts! Please consider supporting this podcast by donating through America Adapts fiscal sponsor, the Social Good Fund. All donations are now tax deductible! For more information on this podcast, visit the website at and don't forget to subscribe to this podcast on Apple Podcasts. Podcast Music produce by Richard Haitz Productions Write a review on Apple Podcasts! America Adapts on Facebook! Join the America Adapts Facebook Community Group. Check us out, we’re also on YouTube! Executive Producer Dr. Jesse Keenan Subscribe to America Adapts on Apple Podcasts Doug can be contacted at americaadapts @ g mail . com
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