Dr. Hala Al-daghestani

Associate Professor

Major: Medical Microbiology & Immunology

Departemnt: Medical Laboratory Sciences Department

Faculty: Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences



Extention: 2319



  • Diagnostic Microbiology
  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology
  • Microbiology-pharmacy
  • Cosmetic Microbiology and Sterilization
  • Microbiology for Nursing
  • Advance Clinical Microbiology
  • Research project
  • Epidemiology of communicable diseases
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Medical Mycology
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Bacterial Systematics
  • Immunology and Serology
  • Food Microbiology
  • Microbial Physiology
  • Microbiology for Medicine
  • Microbiology for systems-Medicine


Rank University Country Date
Associate Professor Al- Balqa Applied University Jordan 2012
Associate Professor Al- Balqa Applied University Jordan 2012


Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
ماجستير Jordan University Medical analysis الأردن February / 1991
دكتوراة Baghdad University Mediacl Microbiology & Immunology الأردن May / 1997
بكالوريوس Jordan University Medical analysis الأردن February / 1987


Job Title Institute Time Period
Faculty member Al- Ahliyya Amman Unversity October / 2021 - February / Present
Faculty member Al Balqa Applied University February / 1999 - September / 2021


  • pathogenicity of bacteria-virulence factors
  • Helicobacter pylori: extragastric infection, antibacterial resistance, anti-quorum sensingtivity
  • biological activity of plant extracts
  • biotechnological applications of bacteria isolated from extreem environments


  • Lubna F Abu‐Niaaj, Hala I Al‐Daghistani, Ibrahim Katampe, Bashaer Abu‐Irmaileh, Yasser K Bustanji (2024) Pomegranate peel: Bioactivities as antimicrobial and cytotoxic agents Food Science & Nutrition, 4 ,2, 2024, 2818-2832
  • Rozan O Al-Khresieh, Walid Aburayyan, Nesrin Seder, Hala I Al-Daghistani, Nasser El-Banna, Emran M Abu-Taleb (2023) Comparison of preservation enrichemny media for long storage duration of Campylobacter jejuni. Korean Journal of Microbiology, 3, 59, 2004, 192-196
  • Rozan O. Al-Khresieh 1 , Hala I. Al-Daghistani 2 , Saeid M. Abu-Romman 3 and Lubna F. Abu-Niaaj 4 (2022) Genetic Signature and Serocompatibility Evidence for Drug Resistant Campylobacter jejuni Antibiotics, 11,10, 2024, Pages 1421
  • Hala I. Al-Daghistani1,*, Lubna F. Abu-Niaaj2,*, Yasser Bustanji3,4, Khawla D. Al-Hamaideh5,Husam Al-Salamat4, Moayyad N. Nassar5 , Hatim M. Jaber5, Nabil H. Amer5, Bashaer Abu-Irmaileh 6 ,Abdulameer HD. Al-Nuaimi 5. (2021) Antibacterial and Cytotoxicity Evaluation of Arum hygrophilum Bioss. Europ. Rev. Med. Pharma. Sci., 25,23, 2021, 7306-7316.
  • Hala I. Al-Daghistania1, Balsam Talal Mohammadb, Tonni Agustiono Kurniawanc,d 1, Wenchao Xued, Alexander D. Rabadie, Ram Avtarf, Mohd Hafiz Dzarfan Othmang (2021) Isolation and characterization of Thermomonas hydrothermalis from Jordanian hot springs and their potential applications in medicine. Proc. Biochem., 2, 104, 2021
  • Hatim M. Jaber , Khawla D. Al-Hamaideh., Hala I. Al-Daghistani , Nabil H. Amer , Moayyad N. Nassar , Saleh MH. Abd Al–Latif and Abdulameer HD. Al-Nuaimi (2020) Antibacterial Activity and Chemical Composition of Arum hygrophilum Boiss Crude Extract Jordan Journal of Biological Sciences , Volume 13, Number 2, June 2020
  • Balsam T. Mohammad,1 Hala I. Al Daghistani,2 Atef Jaouani,3 Saleh Abdel-Latif,2 and Christian Kennes4 (2017) Isolation and Characterization of Thermophilic Bacteria from Jordanian Hot Springs: Bacillus licheniformis and Thermomonas hydrothermalis Isolates as Potential Producers of Thermostable Enzymes International Journal of Microbiology, (2017); 2017, 1-12
  • Azmi D. Hawari, Maher Obeidat, Saddam Sh. Awaisheh, Hala I. Al-Daghistani, Amal A. Al-Abbadi, Sharaf S. Omar, Issam M. Qrunfleh, Hanee M. Al-Dmoor and Jafar El-Quda (2014) PREVALENCE OF MASTITIS PATHOGENS AND THEIR RESISTANCE AGAINST ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS IN AWASSI SHEEP IN AL-BALQA PROVINCE OF JORDAN American Journal of Animal and Veterinary Sciences , 9 (2); 2014: 116-121


Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
• The 4th International Jordanian Conference of the Jordan Society for Medical Laboratory Sciences. The 1st for the Association of Laboratory Proprietors and Medical Analysis. April 2016, Amman-Jordan Participate in the organization of Conference Jordan April / 2016
• The 2nd Asian Pacific Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Infertility, Shanghai, China. November 2007. Attendance china November / 2007
• The Arab Students conference, The University of Lebanon. October 2002. Participate in the organization of Conference Lebanon June / 2002
• The First Arabic Chemistry Conference, Applied Science University, Jordan, 2001. Participate in the organization of Conference Jordan January / 2001
• The Fifth Conference of Syrian Clinical Laboratory Association- Damascus. Sept 2001. Attendance Damascus September / 2001
• The Jordanian Conference of Biological and Medical Laboratory Sciences held at the University of Jordan, 2001. Attendance Jordan April / 2001
• The 9th Arab congress of clinical biology and 3rd Moroccan meeting of clinical chemistry, Rabat 2000. Participate in the organization of Conference Rabat May / 2000
• The Third Scientific Day for Allied Health Professions held at the Royal Medical Services, May 2000. Attendance Jordan May / 2000


Title Location Date
The Excellence Award for supervising the best master's thesis in the field of medical analysis, Al-Balqa Applied University Jordan 2023

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