Episode 7: Early Detection in African American Populations
In today’s episode Dr. Raj Shah speaks with guest Dr. Scott Levin to discuss ways family physicians can improve early detection of Alzheimer’s disease in their African-Americans patients.
- Describe one barrier to greater early detection of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias faced by African American patients.
- Describe ways physicians can improve early detection in their African Americans patient populations
Host: Raj Shah, MD – Professor, Family & Preventive Medicine at the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center at Rush University
Guest: Scott Levin, MD – Program Director, Family Medicine Residency Program and Medical Staff President at West Suburban Medical Center