Mental Health Trailblazers Podcast S1 Ep3: Dr. Dawn Bounds

Episode Summary

Join us for the next episode of “Mental Health Trailblazers, Psychiatric Nurses Speak Up,” where our host Indrias Kassaye will be connecting with Dr. Dr. Dawn Bounds, an assistant professor in the Sue and Bill Gross School of Nursing at the University of California, Irvine. Her program of research is focused on the risk and resilience of youth, with an emphasis on addressing gaps in both policy and practice. 

Learn more as together they delve into topics such as youth homelessness in relation to nursing and race, her experience within the MFP/ANA Fellowship Program, and her thoughts on diversity being infused into the essence of academia.

Within this gripping conversation, you’ll hear more about her revolutionary projects featuring wearable tech and how the COVID-19 crisis is impacting the welfare of the country’s youth.

You won’t want to miss what Dr. Bounds recommends for deans and leaders who are setting future curriculums in nursing. To learn more about Dr. Dawn Bounds, visit