eCARDIO Hub Monthly News & Updates
The NMC Alliance is thrilled to introduce the e lectronic C learinghouse for A rticles, R esearch, D ata, I nsights, and O utcomes (eCARDIO) Hub. This new, free resource is intended to serve as an interactive central repository for individuals and organizations focused on the cardiovascular health of minority populations.
Racism & Health Updates on the Hub
This newsletter contains select updates from the Hub that discuss racism
and its impact on minority and cardiovascular health.
Improving Health Equity for Black Communities in the Face of Coronavirus Disease-2019
This articles exposes the gaps in our healthcare system that contributes to systemic racism and inadequate healthcare for racial/ethnic minorities. The article explores potential solutions to implement.

Anti-Asian Sentiment in the United States - COVID-19 and History
Despite innumerable contributions to society, there remains little representation of Asians at the highest levels of government, business, academia, and popular media. Asian Americans are often stereotyped as perpetual foreigners because they are seen as inherently different.

American Indian Reservations and COVID-19: Correlates of Early Infection Rates in Pandemic
Native American tribes are seeing a devastating impacts from the novel coronavirus. Native American communities face structural inequity and oppression that contribute to adverse health outcomes.

Reaching the Hispanic Community About COVID-19 Through Existing Chronic Disease Prevention Programs
This article highlights how Hispanic communities are highly vulnerable to COVID-19. The pandemic has created great fear and anxiety in Hispanic families as many face language barriers and limited access to health care and information

Save the Date
You are invited to join our upcoming Twitter Chat on August 13th, 2020 at 12pm E.T ! We will be discussing the COVID-19 impact on cardiovascular health in racial/ethnic minorities. Follow us on Twitter for more updates and check out our past

Join us on August 20th, 2020 at 12 pm E.T./9 am P.T. for our Master Class on Dyslipidemia. Learn more here and don't forget to register here !

Mark your calendars for our virtual annual Town Hall event on October 22, 2020 . The town hall will include presentations on the influence of genetics, culture, and the SDoH on minority cardiovascular health and disease. More details to follow!
Submit Your Content

We invite you to submit your work and any relevant content to the eCARDIO Hub! We are still growing and adding new articles every day. In addition, you can submit your organization's profile and check out other profiles already added in related fields.
NMC Alliance Mission

Together, we are working to better understand the similarities and uniquenesses of genetics, culture, and socioeconomic status, in order to prevent, diagnose, and treat disease and manage the health of African American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian/Pacific Islander and Native American populations.
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