JHSON Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds: Heterogeneity in Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor Prevalence Among Ethnic Minority Populations in the United States
The Johns Hopkins School of Nursing in partnership with the Johns Hopkins Nurses' Alumni Association will offer a monthly Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds Series, providing an educational program led by top researchers from around the world.
In celebration of Alumni Community Week, we are excited to welcome JHSON alumni Dr. Diana Baptiste, ’13, Dr. Binu Koirala,’19 and PhD candidate Sabrina Elias are collaboration for this grand rounds. Together they will discuss psychosocial, environmental, and social factors impacting cardiovascular risk among ethnic minority groups living in the United States. They will recognize heterogeneity among ethnic minority subgroups and discuss implications for nursing care, and examine the cardiovascular risk factors among ethnic sub-groups.
The Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds Series will offer attendees one free education credit upon completion of a post-event quiz after each session, with the goal of fulfilling the JHSON’s mission of providing lifelong learning for health care professionals within the community.
The Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds Series is sponsored by the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Center for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care, and the Johns Hopkins Nurses' Alumni Association. The Center for Cardiovascular and Chronic Care works to significantly reduce cardiovascular health disparities through community engagement, scientific investigation, education, and policy initiatives. The Johns Hopkins Nurses' Alumni Association builds upon the foundation laid by generations of Hopkins nurses, sponsoring programs, preserving history and connecting alumni.