About Femi Borisade

Femi Borisade is a nursing student at Chamberlain’s Jacksonville campus. He holds membership in National Student Nursing Association, the Peer Mentor Program and the President’s Student Leadership Team. He was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing and expects to graduate from Chamberlain in March 2014 with honors.

Some men shy away from the nursing field because of the perception that nursing is a female-dominated field. But, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, “the proportion of male registered nurses has more than tripled since 1970, from 2.7 percent to 9.6 percent, and the proportion of male licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses has more than doubled from 3.9 percent to 8.1 percent.” READ MORE