Persaud, Harrynauth

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    DrPH  SUNY Downstate Medical Center  Doctor of Public Health - Community Health Sciences  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  Postbac Certificate in Clinical Systems Management  2007 
    BS  York College - CUNY  Medical Technology  2004 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College  Associate Professor  Physician Assistant  Fall 2016 - Current 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College  Adjunct Assistant Professor  Physician Assistant & Clinical Laboratory Science  Fall 2011 to Spring 2016 
    York College  Non-Teaching Adjunct  Physician Assistant  Fall 2014 to Summer 2016 
  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of Employment Title Date
    Interventional Heart Group - St. Francis Hospital – The Heart Center  Physician Assistant - Interventional Cardiology  10/2015 - Current 
    Saint Francis Hospital – The Heart Center  Physician Assistant - Internal Medicine  3/2010 - 10/2015 
    North Shore LIJ Health Systems - Manhasset  Physician Assistant - Internal Medicine  10/2012 - 9/2014 
    SSS Family Medicine Healthcare P.C  Physician Assistant - Family Medicine  9/2010 - 9/2013 
    MS Family Medicine Healthcare P.C  Physician Assistant - Family Medicine  10/2008 - 2/2010 
    Glen Cove Hospital – North Shore LIJ  Medical Technologist - Generalist  10/2004 - 12/2006 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Rank Dates
    Associate Professor  Fall 2016 to Current 
    Adjunct Assistant Professor  Fall 2011 to Spring 2016 
    Non-Teaching Adjunct  Fall 2014 to Summer 2016 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Persaud, H & Brugna, R. "Uncommon Diagnosis in a patient with near syncope and abnormal ECG." The Nurse Practitioner. 45, Issue 9 September 2020: 10-13.

        Beckerman, B & Persaud, H. "Nutmeg Overdose: Spice Not So Nice." Complementary Therapies in Medicine. 46 October 2019: 44-46.

        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.

      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "The Physician Assistant Profession" 3/14/19: Roger Bacon Scientific Honor Society at St. John’s University, Queens Campus.

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:

      Persaud, H; Yuan, J; Afable, A; Bruno, D. "Barriers to Prostate Cancer Screening Among Indo-Guyanese." Journal of Community Health. Manuscript ID: JOHE-D-20-01972 Accepted for Publication on 9/11/2020: .

      Persaud, H. "Raw Garlic Consumption: A bleeding disaster?." Journal of Herbal Medicine. Submitted 6/8/2020 - Under Editorial Review: .

      Persaud, H & Yuan, J. "Prostate Cancer Screening Behaviors Among Indo-Guyanese." Journal of Public Health. Submitted 8/5/2020 - Under Editorial Review: .

    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    Received the Samuel Kavaler, MD and Florence Kavaler, MD Award for General Excellence – SUNY Downstate Medical Center – Sixteenth Annual School of Public Health Awards: May 2019.

    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.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

    PSC-CUNY Enhanced Grant - ENHC-51-41, Incorporation of Ultrasound in the PA curriculum. 12/12/19: Not funded.

    PSC-CUNY Enhanced Grant - ENHC-50-2, Doctoral Research - (Grant #: ENHC-50-2. 9/13/18: Not Funded.

    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.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Associate Program Director - Physician Assistant Program: Fall 2019 to Current.

      Chair of Assessment Committee - PA Program: Spring 2019 to Current.

      Served on the search committee for Assistant/Associate Professor and Clinical Coordinator for the Physician Assistant Program at York College (ID#: 20177): Spring 2019.

      Organize & Chaired a "Friends and Family Event" for incoming PA students and their families - approx 40-70 attendees: Fall 2017, Fall 2018, Fall 2019.

      Academic Coordinator - Physician Assistant Program: Fall 2016 to Summer 2019.

      Admissions Committee - PA Program: Fall 2016 to Current.

      Academic Standing Committee - PA Program: Fall 2016 to Current.

      Assessment Committee member - PA Program: 2014 to Win 2019.

    2. Service to the School

      Served as Discussion Panelist at the Peer 2 Peer Mentor Event Sponsored by the School of Health Science & Professional Studies: November 12, 2019.

      York PA Program Outreach at St. John's University, Queens Campus: 3/14/19.

      Curriculum Committee member for Health Professions Department: Fall 2018 to Current.

      Student Learning Outcome Assessment Committee - Health Professions: Fall 2016 to Spring 2019.

    3. Service to the College

      Chief Judge - at the Junior Science & Humanities Symposium 2020 at York College: 2/9/20.

      Judge - at the New York City Metro regional and Long Island Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS) 2019 Program at York College: 2/3/2019.

      Reviewer - of 17 submitted competition papers/projects for the Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS) Program – January 2019: January 2019.

      Chief Judge - at the Junior Science & Humanities Symposium at York College: 2/4/2018.

      Speaker - at the Prof. 101 Faculty Development Program as a recent graduate: 1/25/2018.

      Volunteer - at York College’s 47th Commencement Ceremony: 6/2/2017.

      Judge - at the Fourteenth Annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Expo at York College: 5/30/17.

      Majors Open House - Managed table for Health Professions (PA Program & Health Sciences): 9/26/2016.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    Reviewer for the 2020 Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) Education Forum Proposals: 3/9/20 – 3/30/20.

    Faculty Coach/Co-Captain for York PA students to participate in the NYSSPA Jeopardy - competition across all PA Programs in NY State – Won 2nd Place: October 26, 2019.

    Chapter Reviewer - Chapter 2 for Men's Health in Primary Care by Drs Ryan Mallo and Susanne Quallich - Scheduled to publish February 2021: June 2019.

    Coordinated and prep York PA students to participate in the NYSSPA Jeopardy - Competition across all PA Programs in NY State: October 6, 2018.

    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).

    Unpublished Book Review for the Publisher Elsevier. Conducted 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.

    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 "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.

    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.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      Course Description
      HPPA 502  Physicial Diagnosis I Lab 
      HPPA 510  PA Profession 
      HPPA 516  Public Health 
      HPPA 518  Health Policy 
      HPPA 522  Physicial Diagnosis II Lab 
      HPPA 540  Clinical Correlation Seminar I 
      HPPA 600  PA Portfolio I - Master's Thesis alternative 
      HPPA 610  PA Portfolio II - Master's Thesis alternative 
      HPPA 620  PA Portfolio III - Master's Thesis alternative 
      HSPA 313  Clinical Skills 
      HPMT 252  Introduction to Hematology 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Hybrid Course Creation -, Conversion of a face-to-face class (PA Profession - HPPA 510) to a hybrid class - Successfully piloted in Fall 2017 Semester.