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Binu Koirala: Doctoral Nursing Students

Binu Koirala, MGS, RN

PhD Student
Binu Koirala
Advisor(s): Patricia Davidson, PhD, MEd, RN, FAAN


Binu Koirala earned her BSN from Kathmandu University in 2013 and Master's in Gerontological Studies from Miami University in 2016. After undergrad, she worked as a cardiovascular nurse and has done specialization courses in ICU/CCU nursing. During her master's program, Koirala was involved in various research projects involving health care for older adults. She believes the PhD nursing program will help her to develop the personal and professional skills that will allow her to make a positive impact on the lives of people in variety of ways.

Dissertation Focus

Global Health, Cardiovascular Disease, Older Adults

Major Achievement(s)

  • Review committee for International Journal of Nursing Studies
  • Ochs Scholarship: Building Capacity for Health in Emerging Economies
  • Graduate Research Assistant at Scripps Gerontology Center