Office Location: SC-115A
|Tuesdays||10am - 12pm (Open door policy based on availability)|
|DrPH (c)||SUNY Downstate Medical Center||Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)||Anticipated Graduation Spring 2019|
|MS||University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey||Health Systems||2008|
|BS||York College - CUNY||Physician Assistant Studies||2008|
|certificate||University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey||Clinical Systems Management||2007|
|BS||York College - CUNY||Medical Technology||2004|
Areas of Expertise
- Physician Assistant
Clinical Laboratory Science
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Persaud, H & Chung, W. "A Severe Case of Neutropenia Secondary to Clopidogrel." Journal of the Practice of Cardiovascular Sciences. 4, Issue 2 September 2018: 144-146.
Graffeo, J & Persaud, H. "Aortic Regurgitation." Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. 30, Issue 8 August 2017: 47-48.
Persaud, H. "Multiple Myeloma." Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. 28, Issue 7 July 2015: 47-48.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Recognition for Contribution to Online Learning and Technology - York College (CUNY) - SHSPP Committee on Online Learning and Technology: 4/26/17.
Outstanding Preceptor – St. Francis Hospital, the Heart Center, Annual Mid-Level Provider Awards: 10/20/2016.
Distinguished Adjunct Assistant Professor - York College (CUNY) Department of Health Professions – Dean’s Inaugural Adjunct Appreciation: 3/16/2016.
Drs. Alicia and Madu Rao’s Scholarship, For Research in Public Health – SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Awarded 9/28/2018: $450.
York College - CTLET, York Faculty Hybrid Course Development Program. Awarded 1/31/2018: $1,000.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Participate in the Interprofessional Education Workshop - Collaboration between York College and Department of Health & Mental Hygeine: Summer 2018 (6/26/18 and 6/28/18).
Participated in an unpublished book review for the publisher Elsevier. Involved an in-depth review of the pre-revision copy of the textbook: Ballweg et al: Physician Assistant, 6e - ISBN-13: 978-0323401128: 5/30/2018.
Completed "Preparation for Teaching Online: A Foundational Workshop for CUNY Faculty" - Conducted by the CUNY School of Professional Studies: 10/23/17 to 11/5/17.
Completion of "Faculty Skills 101" Workshop conducted by the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA): 10/23/17 to 10/25/17 in Denver, Colorado.
Completed the Certified Blended Learning Designer course offered by University of Central Florida: 2/27/17 to 3/29/17.
Completion of Professor 101 – Faculty Development Program: 5/11/2017.
Developed and Implemented an Asthma Management Intervention Program for Diaspora Community Service (a non-for-profit) organization serving the low socioeconomic population of Downtown Brooklyn. The intervention was delivered to the youth of Diaspora, focused on medication adherence and decreased hospitalization related to asthma: 1/2015 - 4/2015.
International Medical Mission – providing free medical care to the underserved people of Brandon Hill, Clarendon in Jamaica, WI: 7/13/14 – 7/20/14.