HBCUs Receive Millions from Thermo-Fisher Scientific to Expand Coronavirus Testing


By Andrew J. Yawn Posted by Will Moss Today we announced #TheJustProject to support #HBCUs seeking to provide a safe return to campus. @HowardU, @MSMEDU, @MeharryMedical, @XULA1925 and @_HamptonU will be first to receive donations to ramp up #COVID19 testing. https://t.co/YpsfFMwRMw pic.twitter.com/yWD9MY1Kt0 — Thermo Fisher (@thermofisher) August 12, 2020 Eight […]

Black Women Founders Bring COVID-19 Screening Stations To Schools, Offices, Prisons & More


By Phyllis Coley  June 23, 2020 Two entrepreneurs – Lynda M. Dorman, CEO, and Carolyn E. Howell, President of Orange Wall Enterprises – have made history as the first Black women to sign a distribution and licensing deal for autonomous screening stations that recognize the initial symptoms of COVID-19. These stations, produced by Promobot, […]

Coronavirus Heroes: On the Vaccine Hunt


Photo by Retha Ferguson from Pexels By: Black Health Matters Staff David Steele Whoever discovers and administers a vaccine for the coronavirus and brings a halt to the pandemic gripping the planet, has a chance to go down in history as the 21st century’s answer to Jonas Salk. Dr. Donald J. Alcendor, of the […]

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