Season 2, Episode 4: Straight Talk about Biases in Healthcare with Dr. Clyde Yancy

In this episode, we sat down with Dr. Clyde Yancy — Vice Dean for Diversity & Inclusion and Chief of Cardiology in the Department of Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (NUFSM).

In our discussion we covered the dangers of implicit bias in healthcare, addressing inequities in academic medical institutions, and how Dr. Yancy’s upbringing and experience has informed his research and practice.

For more information on NUFSM’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion please visit

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Books recommended by Dr. Clyde Yancy:

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell…80316010665/

Factfulness: Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World—and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Hans Rosling , Anna Rosling Rönnlund , et al.

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