President Biden: Make equitable vaccine access a national priority

February 12, 2021

By Dr. Lyndon Haviland

This week brought encouraging news that nearly 9.1 percent of the U.S. population has already received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. … But an ugly truth lurks beneath the surface of these promising data points: the glaring racial disparity between those who are receiving vaccine shots and those who are not.