An image of prof. Jill Howie-Esquivel
Nurse scientist and associate professor Jill Howie-Esquivel was named associate editor of the Journal of Cardiac Failure, the official journal of the Heart Failure Society of America and the Japanese Heart Failure Society.
Howie-Esquivel - who created and is currently studying the effect of an iPad-delivered gentle exercise class designed for heart failure patients to ease symptoms and improve physical and psycho-social wellbeing - is one of just two nurses to serve on the 13-member international board.
In addition to being a nurse scientist, she is coordinator of the adult gerontology acute-care nurse practitioner program.
She will speak at the spring 2021 Faculty Research Showcase April 20 with associate professor Kathryn Laughon.