Race and Ethnicity’s Impact on Heart Disease

Former American Heart Association President Dr. Clyde Yancy discusses disparities in cardiovascular care based on race and ethnicity.

Risk Assessment and Management
Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credit Hours: 0.9 CE contact hours

Course Overview

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CVD Risk in the United States

Former American Heart Association President Dr. Clyde Yancy discusses disparities in cardiovascular care based on race and ethnicity.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this continuing education course, participants will be able to:

  • Compare the prevalence of hypertension, diabetes, and dyslipidemia in the major racial and ethnic groups in the United States.
  • Describe strategies for CVD risk reduction and improved health outcomes in racial and ethnic groups in the United States.

Faculty

  • Clyde Yancy, MD, MSc