Bincy Joshwa, PhD

Bincy Joshwa, PhD

 Assistant Professor

 352 Cohn
fq1583@wayne.edu
313-577-8865
313-577-4188 (fax)

Office hours

  • 9:30-11:30 am, 4:30-6:30 pm-Tuesday
  • 4:30-6:30 pm-Wednesday
  • 9:30-1:30 pm-Thursday
  • Preferrably by appointment 

Bincy Joshwa, PhD

Bio Sketch

 Bincy Joshwa is a symptom scientist whose research focuses on fatigue. Her education in nephrology nursing initiated her interest in individuals with kidney failure and dialysis. Findings from her first study on patients on dialysis found a high prevalence of multiple symptoms such as sleep, fatigue and depression. Her doctoral dissertation study focused on fatigue specifically, its multiple dimensions and correlates. She received various fellowships, awards and research grants in her program of study. She has taught various levels of graduate nurses and brings expertise from her clinical background working as a nurse with medical-surgical and dialysis patients.

Education

  • 2014-2019, PhD Nursing     Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
  • 2007-2009, MSN                 All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
  • 2003-2007, BSN                  All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Research Interests

  1. Symptom and its various dimensions
  2. Fatigue in individuals with chronic kidney disease 
  3. Role of physiological factors that influence fatigue 

 

Honors and Awards

  1. 2019           Micro Credential Badges for Poster Presentation and 3-Minute Thesis presentation, Wayne State University
  2. 2018-2019  Graduate Professional Scholarship, Wayne State University
  3. 2018           Outstanding oral presentation and visual poster design-2nd place, Wayne State University Graduate School Symposium
  4. 2016-2017  Graduate Professional Scholarship, Wayne State University
  5. 2007           Certification of Meritorious Student, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
  6. 2009           Certification of Meritorious Student, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Current Research

A. Research, Not Funded
1. Joshwa, B. (PI), Khakha, D. C., & Mahajan, S. A study to assess the effect of foot massage on fatigue, sleep and depression in patients on maintenance hemodialysis. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India.
2. Joshwa, B. (BSN student), Arora, S., Tseyang, T., Yadav, I., George, J., Thomas, N.L., Mathew, M. To assess the knowledge of parents regarding newborn care, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India.

B. Funded Research
1. Joshwa, B. (PI), Campbell, M. L., Peters, R., Malek. M., Yarandi, H. (2017). Intensity and Correlates of Fatigue in Individuals on Hemodialysis, 11/1/2017-3/30/2019. Amount=9000$

C. Fellowships/Grants/Special Awards

1. Joshwa, B. (PI), Campbell, M. L., Peters, R., Malek. M., Yarandi, H. (2018). Intensity and Correlates of Fatigue in Individuals on Hemodialysis, $6000 Research Grant #310, Funded by American Nephrology Nurses Association.
2. Joshwa, B. (PI), Campbell, M. L., Peters, R., Malek. M., Yarandi, H. (2018). Intensity and Correlates of Fatigue in Individuals on Hemodialysis, $ 3000 Student award, Funded by BlueCross BlueShield Foundation of Michigan.
3. Joshwa, B. (PI), Campbell, M. L., Peters, R., Malek. M., Yarandi, H. (2018). Intensity and Correlates of Fatigue in Individuals on Hemodialysis, Sigma Theta International Small Grants 1000$ award-Grant declined
4. Joshwa, B. Thomas C. Rumble University Graduate Fellowship award, Wayne State University Graduate School, Michigan, (2017-2018)
5. Joshwa, B. Thomas C. Rumble University Graduate Fellowship award, Wayne State University Graduate School, Michigan, (2015-2016)

Courses Taught

 NUR 4300 Nursing Informatics

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