Susan Potter designs and develops projects and programs to support the core operations of the Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare including large, long-term and multilevel projects, national events, international agreements, and new programs. She also manages nursing continuing education (CE) for Fuld Institute for EBP programs, marketing and human resources needs.
Susan received a bachelor’s degree in French and Spanish with a minor in Political Science from Capital University. She has two master’s degrees from The Ohio State University; the first in Cultural Anthropology and the second in Higher Education and Student Affairs. Susan has served the College of Nursing as the Coordinator of Student Affairs, advising students and working with faculty on curriculum and student issues; as Special Assistant to the Dean, working on educational grants, program evaluation, and college-wide and program-specific accreditations; as Program Manager for the Leadership Academy for Peak Performance; and Program Manager for Continuing Education, assisting faculty and staff with continuing education creation and resubmission, and participants with enrollment and course questions.
The National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Nursing Research (NIH/NINR) has awarded a four-year, $1.6 million R01 grant to fund the study, “Reducing Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Black Young Adults.” The grant was awarded to Janna Stephens, PhD, RN, (PI) assistant professor at
When researchers asked prospective study participants who they would like to see in videos promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors, the answer was unequivocal: They wanted to see themselves – that is, other mothers living in low-income households who were overweight or obese.