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‘An Issue of Belonging’: Desert Healthcare District CEO Dr. Conrado Barzaga Says Racism Is a Public Health Crisis—as Shown by the Killing of Black Americans, COVID-19

On July 31, Dr. Conrado Barzaga will celebrate his one-year anniversary as the CEO of the Desert Healthcare District—and what a completely unforeseeable year it’s been. His organization and the valley’s overall health-care infrastructure are being severely challenged by the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic—as well as a related and much-longer-term issue that came to the forefront of […]