COURSES TAUGHT

  • Pediatric nursing care theory
  • Pediatric nursing care clinical
  • Growth and development
  • Primary nursing care 1

ACADEMIC RANKS

Rank University Country Date
Professor May 2010

QUALIFICATION

Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd University of Ulster UK Maternal and Child Health December 1995
Masters Degree University of Iowa, USA child Health December 1986
Bachelors Degree Jordan University Nursing June 1978

WORK EXPERIENCE

Job Title Institute Country Time Period
Dean of Faculty of Nursing Al-Ahliyya Ammn university September 2020 - January Present
Professor of Nursing Jordan University of Science and Technology September 2018 - January Present
Secretary General Jordanian Nursing Council- JNC August 2013 - August 2017
Professor Jordan University of Science and Technology August 2011 - August 2013
Recognition committee of non-Jordanian higher education institutions and certificates’ equivalency Recognition committee of non-Jordanian higher education institutions and certificates’ equivalency August 2009 - August 2012
Dean /Faculty of Nursing Jordan University of Science and Technology August 2008 - August 2011
Director of WHO Collaborating Center for Human Resource Development in Nursing Jordan University of Science and Technology August 2008 - August 2011
Director of Jordan University of Science and Technology Medical Center Jordan University of Science and Technology January 2007 - January 2008
""هيئة اعتماد التعليم العالي للمؤسسات الأكاديمية – الأردن- مدة محددة "Higher Education Accreditation Commission of Academic Institutions – Jordan-Fixed Term January 2005 - January 2012
Fixed Term Consultancy and planning committee: strategizing for Arab Women status and empowerment Arab Women Organization: Cairo-Egypt August 2004 - August 2012
Headed by His Excellency Prime Minister/Jordan Government. Jordan-Board member Higher Population Council January 2003 - January 2008
Board member and consultant Jordanian Nursing Council JNC January 2002 - January 2013
Dean of the Faculty of Nursing Al-Bayt University- Jordan January 2001 - January 2006
Executive Board Member: Women’s Health Project in the South of Jordan. Directorate of Military Womens Affairs Office of Her Royal Highness Princess Aish Bint Al Hussein Office of Her Royal Highness Princess Aish Bint Al Hussein August 2000 - January 2010

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Research & Development and Quality Assurance
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Women’s Health/RH-FP
  • Gender Issues and Family issues Development
  • Strategizing for Health and Health Reform
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of Health systems and Programs
  • Issues in Higher Education: Accreditation and Quality Assurance and Educational Standards
  • Social, Health and Economic Policies: Analysis, Development and Evaluation

RESEARCHES & PUBLICATIONS

  • Raiah Hussein Al- Odat Omar Shamieh (2020) The Relationships between Illness Perception and Spiritual Well-Being Among Patients Diagnosed with Cancer in Jordan. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 0
  • Gharaibeh M, Al Omari, R. (2020) Jordanian Women living in Rural Areas: Prevalence, Associated Factors and Self-Management Behaviors. . journal Research and Reports in Urology, 0
  • Gharaibeh M; Al Omari R (2020) Epidemiology of Stress Urinary Incontinence Among Jordanian Women.. -, -
  • Gharaibeh, M. and Esaileh (2020) Depression among Jordanian menopausal women and factors affecting it. -, -
  • Muntaha K. Gharaibeh, and Arwa I. Oweis (2020) Factors Associated with Cervical Cancer Screening Uptake: Implications for the Health of Women in Jordan. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2020
  • Nuhad Dumit , Gladys Honein‐Abouhaidar, Ibtisam M. Al Zaru | Muntaha Gharaibeh, Nancy R. Reynolds Patricia M. Davidson Dana Nabulsi (2019) Perspectives of Registered Nurses on refugee healthcare in Lebanon and Jordan (PROfILE): A multi‐site cross‐sectional study protocol.. Journal of Advanced Nursing , 76(1)
  • Gharaibeh, Muntaha; Masadeh, Mohammad Jaser (2017) Students’ Perceptions of Characteristics of Victims and Perpetrators of Bullying in Public Schools in Jordan.. Nursing Research, 66(1)
  • Al Maaitah R; Gharaibeh M (2016) An integrative review of pursing policy and political competence. . International Nursing Review , 64(1)
  • Gharaibeh M; Al Salal R. (2013) Perception of Jordanian Mothers to Nursing Support during Hospitalization of their Children. . Journal of Clinical Nursing, 22(1-2)
  • Abu Baker, N, Aji, S. (2012) "Attitudes and Justification for Wife Abuse: Perceptions among Syrian Medical and Nursing Students.. Journal of Transcultural Nursing. , 23(3)
  • Al-Ghazawi Z. Gharaibeh M. (2012) Diarrhea among children and the household conditions in a low-income rural community in the Jordan Valley. Jordanian Medical Journal. , 46(2)
  • Maaitah R. (2012) Islam and Nursing. Chapter 12 in “Religion, Religious Ethics and Nursing”. ,
  • Khader, Y; Amarin. Z; Jaddou, H; Gharaibeh, M. (2012) Maternal Mortality in Jordan: Role of Substandard Care and Delays.. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 18(5)
  • Gharaibeh, M. Maaitah, R. Gharaibeh, H. & Obeisat, S (2012) Parenting from a Jordanian Perspective: Findings from a Qualitative Study. . Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 44(3)
  • Gharaibeh M., & Abu Aishee S. (2012) Postpartum Learning Needs: Perceptions of Jordanian Mothers and Nurses. . European Journal of Social Sciences. , 30(4)
  • Gharaibeh H, Gharaibeh M (2012) Mothers’ Knowledge and Practices of Managing Minor Illnesses of Children Under Five Years. . Journal of Research in Nursing., 18(7)
  • Gharaibeh M. Al Ostah, Z. (2012) Effectiveness of High-Fidelity Basic Life Support (BLS) Simulation on Knowledge Acquisition, Knowledge Retention and Self-Efficacy of Nursing Students in Jordan. Journal of Simulation, -
  • Gharaibeh, M. Oweis, A.Gharaibeh, H. (2012) Adversities of Being Infertile: The Experience of Jordanian Women. Journal of Fertility and Sterility. Journal of Fertility and Sterility. , 98(2)
  • AbuAlRub, R., Al-Faouri, I., & Gharaibeh, M. (2012) The Impact of Lifestyle Modification in Preventing or Delaying the Progression of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus among High Risk People in Jordan. . Journal of Research in Nursing, -
  • Garaibeh M. (2011) Factors Influencing Health Related Quality of life of Thalassemic Jordanian Children. Journal of Child: Care, Health and Development, 38(2)
  • Hamlan, A. (2011) Factors influencing Maternal Attachment of First-time Jordanian Mothers. . Journal of Research in Nursing, 17(3)
  • Oweis, A, Farouk M. N. Shakhatreh, Erika Sivarajan Froelicher (2011) Factors Associated with Contraceptive Use among Jordanian Muslim Women: Implications for Health and Social Policy. . Journal of International Women’s Studies, 12(3)
  • Al Maaitah H; Olaimat,H; Gharaeibeh M (2011) Arab Women and Political Development Journal of International Women’s Studies. . Journal of International Women’s Studies, 12(3)
  • Oweis, A. (2010) Why do Jordanian Women Stay in an Abusive Relationship: Implications for Health and Social Well-Being. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 14(4)
  • Gharaibeh, M, Alhourani, R., (2010) Prevalence of Violence during Pregnancy: Findings from a Jordanian Survey. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 14(3)
  • Al-Obeisat S. and. Hattab J (2009) Severity of Menopausal Symptoms of Jordanian women. . CLIMACTERIC, 13(4)
  • Gharaibeh, M. Al-Natour, A & Froelicher, E. (2009) Violence against Women: Unveiling the Suffering of women with a low income in Jordan. . Journal of Transcultural Nursing., 20(1)
  • - (2007) Situation analysis of violence against women in Jordan. . Published Report for USAID , *
  • Maaitah, R; Jadda, N. (2005) Lifestyle Practices of Jordanian Pregnant Women.. International Nursing Review, 52
  • - (2005) INR authors speak out: Exploring the health behavior and lifestyle practices of pregnant women. International Nursing Review, 52
  • Shakhatreh, F. Masaad, D, Maaitah R, Gharaibeh, M. (2005) Domestic violence against women in Jordan "Tip of the Iceberg". Journal Medical and Biological Sciences, 1
  • Maaitah, R. Gharaibeh, M. (2005) Psychological effects of violence against women in Jordan. . Saudi Medical Journal, , 26(2)
  • Shakhatreh, F. Gharaibeh, M. Oweis, A. (2005) Jordanian public attitudes toward family violence. National Council for family affairs, -
  • Hoeman, S. (2003) Health Hazards and Risks of Child Abuse Among Child Labor in Jordan. . Journal of Pediatric Nursing , 18(2)
  • Al-Ma'aitah, R. (2002) The Cultural Meaning of Violence against Women: Jordanian Women's Perspective. . Guidance & Counseling, 18(2)
  • Abu-Saad, H. (2002) Cultural Validation of Pediatric Pain Assessment Tools: Jordanian Perspective.. Journal of Transcultural Nursing , 13(1)
  • Gharaibeh, M. (2000) Perception of Male Nursing Students about Caring for Children in Pediatric Units after Graduation. Journal of Pediatric Nursing , 15(3)
  • Rajacich, D Al-Ma’aitah, S.J. Cameron, M. Gharaibeh, T.D.Delahunt (2000) Developing A Programme-Review Process for a Baccalaureate Nursing Programme in Jordan. . International Nursing Review , 47
  • - (2000) Preparation of 2 Chapters "Care of Normal Newborns" and “Care of High Risk Newborns" as part of Reproductive Health and Safe Motherhood Manual for WHO.. ,
  • Garaibeh M. (1996) Perception of Jordanian Children about Nurses. Journal of Pediatric Nursing , 22(2)

CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
The 2nd International Conference in Nursing and Health Science: a bridge to build a sustainable health care future” Paper/Poster March 2016
The 4th Congress “Leadership in health building alternatives” Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference May 2015
The year congress to the Medicine and Pharmacy organized by the university medicine and Pharmacy of Tirgu Mures Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference May 2015
The Scientific Society of Arab Nursing faculties: Cooperation in the regional health care research Participate in the organization of Conference April 2015
5th International Nursing Conference “Transforming Quality Nursing Care: Promise and Potential Participate in the organization of Conference April 2015
Nursing Leadership in Global Health: Developing pathways for effective advocacy and action. Paper/Poster February 2014
Celebrating the Nurses Day: Faculty of Health Sciences -University of Bahrain Paper/Poster May 2013
The fourth International conference of the Scientific Association of Arab Nursing Faculties Paper/Poster April 2013
The Saudi International Conference of Excellence in Patient Care Paper/Poster April 2013
fourth International conference of the Scientific Association of Arab Nursing Faculties Participate in the organization of Conference April 2013
“Health Care Accreditation Commission Quality Health Care Conference & Exhibition” Participate in the organization of Conference June 2010
“National Conference for the Development of Study Plans, Teaching and Learning and Scientific Research” Participate in the organization of Conference June 2010
The Third International Nursing Conference “The Heart of the Matter: Relevance of Nursing Responsiveness” Participate in the organization of Conference April 2010
international conference on “Arab Women in Academic Sciences and Technology: Towards Sustainable Development Participate in the organization of Conference January 2008
The Second International Nursing Conference “The Less Traveled Road: Search for New Realities" Participate in the organization of Conference April 2008
International Pediatric Nursing Symposium Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference March 2007
Nursing Conference: Professional Status of Nurses-The Road Ahead to Globalization Paper/Poster November 2006
Paving the Road for Excellence in Nursing: Jordan's Experience. Paper/Poster May 2006
First International Conference “Global Citizenship” Participate in the organization of Conference April 2006
International Nursing Council ICN Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference June 2005
International Nursing Council ICN plenary session on “Protecting the Public: The Jordan Experience" Paper/Poster January 2003

CONSULTING & TRAINING COURSES

Title Location Date
Higher Education Accreditation Council HEAC/Jordan. Leading the Development of Competency based Standards for nursing programs: a national framework for accreditation Jordan 2020
USAID- HRH2030. Development of a national Continuing Education Framework for Health Care Professionals in Jordan Jordan 2018
WHO/ team leader " situation analysis- Family practice in Jordan towards Universal Health Coverage through Family Practice: A Vision for Jordan" Jordan 2017
ICN/Council of National Nursing Association Representatives meeting Barcelona-Spain 2017
Columbia university and Columbia Global Centers "Global Nursing and Midwifery Research Development Initiative Summit, Moving the Agenda Forward for Nursing and Midwifery Clinical Research in the Eastern Mediterranean Region. Jordan 2016
ICN/Addressing the future of the nursing and midwifery workforce in light of global health mandates: The Jordan Experience Credentialing and Regulators Forum Jordan 2016
WHO/Iraq "Leading the project on Creating two centers of Excellence for Nursing & Midwifery Education in Iraq-competency-based Education Baghdad and Erbil Iraq 2016
ICN/ Credentialing and Regulators Forum Dubai, United Arab Emirates 2015

THESIS SUPERVISION

Title Location Date

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

Title Location Date
Winner of Princes Muna Award for Excellence in Leadership jordan 2012