Despite the significant advancements in the diagnosis and treatment of many chronic diseases, racial and ethnic disparities in health care persist. Racial and ethnic minorities have higher morbidity and mortality rates from various chronic disease than non-minorities. The Institute of Medicine Report: Unequal Treatment remains one of the most distinguished studies of racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare within the U.S. Unequal Treatment outlines various recommendations aimed at addressing these disparities. Included in the recommendations is education for health professionals. Medical Academy is committed to the development of continuing medical education opportunities for practicing physicians that address racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare.