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Black during a pandemic (Part 2)

  • Featuring: Theresa, Rachel, & Joel Bervell
  • Date Submitted: Apr 14, 2021
  • Location: Alaska

Theresa Bervell wonders why there are health disparities in Black communities. In this second of a four-part series examining inequities in healthcare, her daughter, Rachel, notes that Black people are less likely to have health insurance than are whites, and there are relatively fewer hospitals in Black communities. Why is that and what can be done? Edit credit: Sean Collins

Black during the pandemic (part 1)

Black during the pandemic (part 3)

Black during the pandemic (part 4)


  • Theresa Bervell
  • Rachel Bervell
  • Joel Bervell
  • Health disparities
  • Black
  • DEI
  • Health Equity
  • Medical student
  • Caregiver
  • Doctor
  • Family


  • Black
  • Health equity
  • Diversity
  • Covid
  • Caregiver