East Tennessee State University USA
Meira Yasin has worked as a nurse since 2009 in the areas of Women’s Health, Neurology, Neurosurgery/Neurology intensive care, Medical/Surgical, and Mental Health. She completed a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) as a Family Nurse Practitioner, and then completed a post-doctorate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner certificate program. She has done global health and refugee health in Palestine, Jordan, and Greece, and provided care to people in underserved areas locally and abroad. Currently, Dr. Yasin is an Assistant Professor in the East Tennessee State University College of Nursing undergraduate programs. She practices as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner on Wednesdays in student health on campus. Her research interests include health related quality of life and life stressors for refugees, adverse childhood experiences, trauma-informed care, and health disparities for vulnerable populations.