Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC)

Founded in 1974, the Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc., (ABC) is a nonprofit organization with an international membership of over 2,000 health professionals, lay members of the community (Community Health Advocates), corporate members, and institutional members. The ABC is dedicated to eliminating the disparities related to cardiovascular disease in all people of color. Today, the ABC’s public and private partnerships continue to increase our impact in communities across the nation.

ABC Resources:

  • ABC Educational Resources: Culturally tailored to the specific needs of the African American communities. A few examples include: “7 Steps to a Healthy Heart” and “Cooking for Your Heart and Soul”
  • ABC Webinars: Informative ABC Webinars on Racism, Anti-Blackness, Community Forum and Wellness Symposium, and COVID-19 Initiatives.
  • ABC Newsletters: Included below are the three informative e-newsletters (click to view sample issues):
    • ABC eNews features organization and member announcements, achievements, and events. [Archived Issues]
    • Policy Pulse includes health care updates, health disparities, research, and policy news. [Archived Issues]
    • Clinical Updates and Insights, in partnership with Medscape, features topical cardiology and clinical news for health professionals. [Archived Issues]