Fuld Institute for EBP awards 2021 grants
The Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for Evidence-based Practice (EBP) in Nursing and Healthcare awarded six grants in 2021.
The grants were awarded to James Dilleshaw, BSN, RN, DNP candidate, of the Medical University of South Carolina College of Nursing; Jiale Hu, PhD, RN, of Virginia Commonwealth University; Letha M. Joseph, DNP, APRN, AGPCNP-BC, of the Community Living Center Durham, VA Healthcare System; Kerry King, MSN, RN, OCN®, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Tiffany Messerall, DNP, APRN, WHNP-BC, RNC-OB, of OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital and Lindsey Patton, MSN, APRN, PCNS-BC 1, of Texas Christian University and Children’s Health System of Texas for EBP initiatives and research projects.
Dilleshaw was awarded approximately $1,000 for his EBP initiative titled, “A Shared Decision-making (SDM) Program for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes at a Free Medical Clinic.” A SDM program will help patients in selecting medication for their type II diabetes or assist in initiating statin therapy as recommended. Dilleshaw and his team hope to successfully implement and sustain use of a SDM program and...