January 13, 2023

Jason Deen, MD, FAAP, FAAC
Vice Chair for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Department of Pediatrics University of Washington School of Medicine Director, Indian Health Pathway Office of Healthcare Equity UW Medicine
University of Washington

Grand Rounds Objectives:

Upon completion of this program, attendees should be able to:

  • Recognize that American Indian communities exhibit exaggerated cardiovascular morbidity with
    premature cardiovascular mortality.
  • The Strong Heart Study is instrumental in shaping our understanding of cardiovascular disease in
    American Indians.
  • As ongoing study, there are multiple opportunities for interested parties to work with the Strong Heart
    Study to expand upon the baseline base of cardiovascular disease knowledge in American Indians.