Public Comment for the 2021 AHA/ACC Key Terms and Definitions for Race and Ethnicity Categorization in Cardiovascular Clinical Research

30-day Public Comment Period: April 19, 2021 to May 18, 2021

Published: April 19, 2021

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We would like to invite you to participate in the review of the draft version of the "2021 AHA/ACC Key Terms and Definitions for Race and Ethnicity Categorization in Cardiovascular Clinical Research." This document aims to provide an alternative classification for race and ethnicity in clinical trials and registries. This document also helps accomplish ACC’s mission to transform cardiovascular care and improve heart health and the AHA’s mission of being a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives.

We invite your council to participate in this public comment period and appreciate your willingness to provide important feedback on this document.

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