Bincy Joshwa, PhD, MSN, RN

Bincy Joshwa, PhD, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor

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

Office hours

Online on Zoom (3-5pm)

 

Research profile

Bincy Joshwa, PhD, MSN, RN

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 

 

Selected Publications

Joshwa B, Peters R, Malek M, Yarandi H, Campbell M. Multiple Dimensions and Correlates of Fatigue in Individuals on Hemodialysis. Nephrology Nursing Journal 47(3); 2020.

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.

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, $6,000 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. Thomas C. Rumble University Graduate Fellowship award, Wayne State University Graduate School, Michigan, (2017-2018)
4. Joshwa, B. Thomas C. Rumble University Graduate Fellowship award, Wayne State University Graduate School, Michigan, (2015-2016)

Courses Taught

 NUR 4300 Nursing Informatics

NUR 4600 Gerontological Perspectives in Health and Illness

 

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