Welcome to the Baltimore Cardiovascular Partnership Website
The Baltimore Partnership to Reduce Cardiovascular Disparities was established in 2004 as an initiative to improve cardiovascular treatment and outcomes in African Americans with hypertension and diabetes. The Partnership is one of six partnerships funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Partnership includes Bon Secours Baltimore Health System (BSBHS) and University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) and the physicians within the following practice sites: Family Practice Office, the Department of Family Medicine (UMB); Faculty Practice Office, the Division of General Internal Medicine (UMB); and the Bon Secours Community-Based Physicians (BSBHS).
There are six specific aims for this partnership: