Joyvina Evans

Publication Date: February 28, 2024

By: NWHN Staff

Joyvina Evans


Joyvina Evans is Chair of the online Master of Health Administration program and an Assistant Professor in the College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences at Howard University. She earned a Ph.D. in Public Health, a Master of Public Health, and a Master of Administration. She completed the Center for Health Equity Research (CHER) Summer Intensive sponsored by California State University-Long Beach and is currently a CHER Scholar. Dr. Evans is a Leading Emerging and Diverse Scientists to Success (LEADS) Fellow in Translational Research sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh’s Institute for Clinical Research Education and Clinical and Translational Science Institute. Due to lived experiences and family history, she is passionate about health equity and women’s reproductive health. Her research focus areas are uterine fibroid treatment disparities, health literacy, and implicit bias. Dr. Evans is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, the American Public Health Association, and the Association of University Programs in Healthcare Administration.

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