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Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc, FHFSA

Faculty Member Board Certification Review Faculty
2022 HFSA Distinguished Leadership Award Winner

Vice Dean, Diversity & Inclusion
Magerstadt Professor of Medicine
Professor, Medical Social Sciences
Chief, Division of Cardiology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc was named the 2022 HFSA Distinguished Leadership Award winner.

Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc is Vice Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Magerstadt Endowed Professor & Chief of Cardiology; and Professor, Department of Medical Social Science, at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL.

He serves as Associate Director, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL. Dr. Yancy is Deputy Editor for JAMA - Cardiology, a former President of the American Heart Association, and holds extensive government service including leadership positions in the National Institutes of Health, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Department of Health and Human Services.
His research addresses heart failure, heart transplantation, outcomes sciences and health disparities. He has published more than 700 peer-reviewed manuscripts, and is annually cited as one of the top 1% scientific authors, worldwide. He holds innumerable awards as a healthcare leader, top physician, teacher and mentor in cardiology. He is an elected membership of the National Academy of Medicine and the American Association of Physicians.