Our Healthy KC Eastside” (OHKCE) is a large-scale, community-based partnership addressing vaccine hesitance and health inequities in vulnerable portions of Jackson County, Mo.
Vaccine effort targets low-income and underserved living in Kansas City’s east side
The entire class of UMKC med students has been certified and volunteered to give COVID vaccines.
Jackson County approves CARES Act funding to promote vaccinations and other preventive care.
School of Pharmacy playing significant role in COVID vaccine efforts across the state.
The students received training the week of April 5th and are ready to assist a variety of vaccine providers.
The event, hosted last weekend, vaccinated over 7000 individuals.
Over 200 UMKC nursing students are helping vaccinate the Kansas City community.
Dr. Mary Anne Jackson, dean of the School of Medicine, discusses how vaccine confidence and access varies across Missouri.