Salud Talks Podcast Episode 35: “Understanding COVID-19, Part 1; Safety and the Vaccine”


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Despite its widespread success, there has been some misunderstanding about the COVID-19 vaccine.

In hopes of addressing these issues, we sit down with medical providers, researchers, and even a COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial participant. These experts provide a greater understanding of the treatment and why it is so safe.

Check out this discussion on the Salud Talks Podcast, Episode 35: “Understanding COVID-19, Part 1; Safety and the Vaccine“! Vaccine Safety Pathway

  • WHAT: A #SaludTalks discussion about the COVID-19 vaccine and the Scientific Pathway
  • WHERE: Available wherever fine podcasts are downloaded, including Apple Podcasts, SpotifySoundCloudTune In, and others
  • WHEN: The episode went live at 1:30 p.m. on June 28, 2021
  • WHO: Salud America! Podcast Producer Josh McCormack; Dr. Katya Corado, a researcher with The Lundquist Institute; Dr. Jaime G. Deville, a safety review board member with University of California Los Angeles; Dr. Felix M. Valbuena, a medical care provider with Community Health and Social Service Center; and Emelina Asto-Flores, a COVID-19 Vaccine clinical trial participant.


In this episode, we explore questions such as:

  • How did researchers ensure the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine?
  • Why have people of color experienced worse COVID-19 outcomes?
  • What are the steps that were taken in developing the COVID-19 vaccine?

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