"We are committed to reducing African American health disparities. And despite our concerted efforts, I’m troubled by the big gap between vaccination rates for Black people and white people in Michigan, even if these differences by race and ethnicity are dissipating across the country overall." Dr. Debra Furr-Holden contributed to an article in The Conversation where she discussed using academic, government and community partnerships to close the racial disparities in COVID-19 vaccinations.