On Demand CE - Strategies to Reduce CV Risk in the Hispanic Community

Strategies to Reduce CV Risk in the Hispanic Community


Dr. Eduardo Sanchez, Chief Medical Officer for Prevention at the American Heart Association reviews current demographics and CV risk factors among various Hispanic cultural groups living in the U.S. today and provides recommended interventions to address these risks.


 0.92 CE contact hours, 0.39 pharmacology hours 
Cost: $0 for non-members and members 

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  • Eduardo Sanchez, MD, M.P.H, FAAFP
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: 
  • Describe a culturally competent, patient-centered approach to the management of hypertension and diabetes in Latino populations. 
  • Define the Hispanic paradox as it relates to CVD risk factors,  socioeconomic factors and health outcomes.

This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as an approved provider of Nurse Practitioner continuing education, provider number 030602.