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Black In Cardio: promoting diversity and representation in the cardiovascular field

Globally, Black people have some of the highest rates of cardiovascular disease. Racial inequities in cardiovascular health must be tackled. Black In Cardio is a trainee-led initiative aimed at promoting Black people in the cardiovascular field and raising awareness about issues related to the cardiovascular health of Black communities.

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Correspondence to Debora Kamin Mukaz.

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All the authors declare a non-financial competing interest: they are unpaid volunteers for Black In Cardio. J.A., S.B. and D.J.T. are directors of Black In Cardio, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.

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Amartey, J., Okagbue, C., Saccoh, A. et al. Black In Cardio: promoting diversity and representation in the cardiovascular field. Nat Rev Cardiol 19, 717–718 (2022).

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