Aug. 2006- Aug. 2010: Ph.D. in Health Care Policy: University of Akron.
1997- 1998: Master of Nursing Administration: Marquette University,
1996: BSN: Al-Quds University
1983-1986: Three years diploma in nursing: Baptist School of Allied Health Sciences-Gaza
Sep. 1996-present: Started to work for the College of Nursing at the Islamic University of Gaza as a clinical instructor for one year on part time bases. Then got my Master degree and became a teacher on full time bases. In 2010, I got my PhD in health care policy and promoted to the position of assistant professor. During my employment history at the college of nursing, I served in the following positions and committees:
Sept. 2012-present: chair of planning committee.
Spt. 2011-sept. 2012: Chair of Quality Improvement committee.
Sep. 2010-Aug.2011 : Chair of Clinical Practice Department.
Aug.2001- Aug.2003: Dean of the college of nursing.
Feb. 1999-present: Member of the college council.
Apr. 1990-Aug. 1997: Worked as a staff nurse then a senior nurse in different departments at Ahli Arab Hospital in Gaza.