lorraine evangelista, uc irvine nursing science

Professor Lorraine Evangelista awarded Fulbright Scholarship

Professor Lorraine S. Evangelista, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN, is the recipient of a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award for 2016-17.

Evangelista will be conducting research with collaborators at two major universities in the Philippines seeking to shed new light on the cultural roots of health attitudes and behaviors that may affect cardiovascular risk — both positively and negatively — for the Filipino and the Filipino-American populations.