Welcome to the Linked in Learning, Connected in Conversation Podcast. Each episode will delve into critical issues impacting the lives of people of African descent. Inspiring thought leaders representing a myriad of fields will lend their expertise for your education and your entertainment.

Episode 01: The Intersection of COVID-19 and Black Lives

February 11, 2022

In this episode National President Kimberly Jeffries Leonard, Ph.D., sits down with Links members Yvonne Turner Johnson, M.D., vice president and chief medical officer, South Miami Hospital; Andrea Jackson Gavin, director of engagement and scholarship, Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library; and Dzidra Junior, vice president of business development of YMCA of the Rockies to explore the intersection of COVID-19 and Black lives. Together the four women discuss the virus, the vaccines, and the varying perspectives that have driven wedges between many families, friends, and members of the Black community.