Dr. Zina Al-alami

Associate Professor

Major: Anatomy, Histology & Reproductive Biology

Departemnt: Medical Laboratory Sciences Department

Faculty: Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences


Email:

z.alalami@ammanu.edu.jo

Extention: 4614

Profiles:



COURSES TAUGHT

  • Anatomy and histology
  • practical anatomy and histology
  • Physiology
  • General Biology
  • practical general biology
  • pathophysiology
  • practical embryology
  • practical physiology
  • In vitro fertilization and assissted reproductive technologies

ACADEMIC RANKS

Rank University Country Date
Associate Professor Al-Ahliyya Amman University Jordan 2020

QUALIFICATION

Degree Institute Specialization Country Date
Phd The university of Jordan biological Sciences- Reproductive biology and Histology الأردن January / 2015
Masters Degree The university of Jordan Biological Sciences- Reproductive biology الأردن August / 2003
Bachelors Degree The university of Jordan Biological Sciences الأردن June / 2000

WORK EXPERIENCE

Job Title Institute Time Period
Head of Journals department- Albalqa Journals Al-Ahliyya Amman University September / 2021 - September / Present
Associate Professor Al-Ahliyya Amman University November / 2020 - November / Present
Assistant Professor Al-Ahliyya Amman University September / 2017 - November / 2020
Assistant Professor Isra University March / 2015 - September / 2017
Board of Trustees Secretary Isra University January / 2012 - January / 2016
Assistant Dean for students affair Isra University September / 2010 - January / 2011
Instructor Isra University October / 2008 - February / 2015
Lab supervisor the University of Jordan February / 2003 - August / 2007
Teacher Al-Assryeh School August / 2002 - July / 2003
Teacher assistant the University of Jordan September / 2000 - June / 2002

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • the effects of nutraceuticals and antioxidants on fertility and infertility on the histological and ultrastructural levels
  • The anatomy and the histology of the organs in the Human body and the Lab animals bodies
  • Methods and development of teaching Anatomy and Histology courses for studenets in the medical fields
  • I focus my research on general anatomy and reproductive and fertility biology and on medical eduaction

RESEARCHES AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Hattab, D., Amer, M. F. A., Al-Alami, Z. M., & Bakhtiar, A. (2024) Hattab, D., Amer, M. F. A., Al-Alami, Z. M., & Bakhtiar, A. (2024). SARS-CoV-2 journey: from alpha variant to omicron and its sub-variants. Infection, 10.1007/s15010-024-02223-y. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1007/s15010-024-02223-y infections, Advance online publication
  • Zina M. Al-Alami , Soha AlBeitawi , Lama AlMehaisen , Ruba M Jaber , Saif Aldeen AlRyalat , and Firnas Sahawneh (2023) PCOS Knowledge and Practice Among a Sample of Physicians in Jordan AJHAS, Volume issue 1 pages 34-40
  • Taybeh, E., Hamadneh, S., Al-Alami, Z., Hamadna, S. (2023) Navigating miscarriage in Jordan: understanding emotional responses and coping strategies. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth , 23 (757). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-023-06075-6
  • Noor Mohammad Alqurna and Zina Mahdi Al‑Alami (2023) Worldwide sperm quality variations between 2000 and 2020: a scoping review Middle East Fertility Society Journal, Issue 28, volume 1, page 32
  • Al-Alami, Z., Khamaiseh, K., Al Mehaisen, L., Khamees, A., & Hamadneh, J. (2022) Albeitawi, S., Al-Alami, Z., Khamaiseh, K., Al Mehaisen, L., Khamees, A., & Hamadneh, J. (2022). Conception Preferences during COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdowns. Behavioral sciences (Basel, Switzerland), 12(5), 144. https://doi.org/10.3390/bs12050144 Behavioral sciences, 12(5), 144
  • Albeitawi, S.; ALNatsheh, M.S.; Albakri, K.; Qublan, H.; Muhaidat, N.; Abuhalaweh, M.A.; AlRawashdeh, M.M.; Alqam,H (2022) Al-Alami, Z.M.; Albeitawi, S.; ALNatsheh, M.S.; Albakri, K.; Qublan, H.; Muhaidat, N.; Abuhalaweh, M.A.; AlRawashdeh, M.M.; Alqam, H. COVID-19 and Semen Fluid Parameters, a Retrospective Study from Infertility Clinics. Life 2022, 12, 2076. https://doi.org/10.3390/life12122076 Life, 12 (12), 2076
  • Albeitawi, S., Al-Alami, Z. M., Hamadneh, J., Alqam, H., Qublan, H., & Al Natsheh, M. (2022) Albeitawi, S., Al-Alami, Z. M., Hamadneh, J., Alqam, H., Qublan, H., & Al Natsheh, M. (2022). COVID-19 infection and vaccine have no impact on in-vitro fertilization (IVF) outcome. Scientific reports, 12(1), 21702. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-25757-3 Scientific reports, 12(1), 21702
  • Al-Alami and Adawi (2021) Vagus Nerve Stimulation Between Natural Medical; Procedures And The Quran, Prophetic Traditions And Islamic Procedures Al-Bayan Journal of Quran and Hadith Studies, 19 (1), 142-168
  • Zina Al-Alami, Sofia Adwan, Mervat M. Alsous (2021) Remote learning during Covid-19 lockdown: A study on anatomy and histology education for pharmacy students in Jordan. Anatomical sciences education Anatomical Sciences education, 2022, 15(2), 249–260
  • Zina Al- Alami, Esa Taybeh, Mervat Alsous, May Abou Hakmeh (2021) Use of complementary and alternative therapies in infants under 3 months in Jordan Eastern Mediterranean health journal, 2021;27(1):7–15
  • (2021) A fifteen year retrospective study for semen characteristics of men in two fertility clinics The scientific research day, faculty of Pharmacy and Allied medical sciences,
  • Zina M. Al-Alami , Asma'a Al-Mnayyis , Neveen Altamimi (2020) Sternalis Muscle in Jordanian Population: A Prevalence Study and Level of Physicians' Awareness Anatomy and cell biology, 53(4): 411–416.
  • Asma’a Al-Mnayyis,, Zina Al-Alami, Neveen Altamimi, Khaled Z. Alawneh, and Abdelwahab Aleshawi (2020) Azygos Lobe: Prevalence of an Anatomical Variant and Its Recognition among Postgraduate Physicians Diagnostics, 10 (7), 470
  • Esra' O. Taybeh, Zina Al-Alami, Mervat M. Alsous, Ghada Abdelwahab (2020) Familiarity and Attitude toward Pharmacovigilance among Pharmacy Academics in Jordanian Universities: A Cross-Sectional Study Jordan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume 13, issue 4, 2020, 397- 413
  • E Al-Taybeh, Z Al-Alami, A Al- Basha (2020) Statin Use in Jordan: Patients Experience and Attitude toward Adverse Drug Reactions Jordan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume 13, issue 2, 2020. 197- 205
  • Esra’ Taybeh, Zina Al-Alami, Mervat Alsous, Mai Rizik, Zakaria Alkhateeb (2020) The Awareness of the Jordanian Population about OTC Medications: A Cross-sectional Study Pharmacology Research & Perspectives., 2020 Feb; 8(1): e00553
  • (2017) HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor use in Jordan: patient experience of adverse drug reactions and their attitudes to medicine. ASU Pharmacy third conference and third international conference of the Jordanian faculties of Pharmacy (JFP), Recent trends in Postgraduate Research,,
  • (2017) Knowledge and attitude toward pharmacovigilance among pharmacy teaching fellows in Jordanian Zina Mahdi Fikri Al-Alami, PhD Page 5 of 12 Universities ASU Pharmacy third conference and third international conference of the Jordanian faculties of Pharmacy (JFP), Recent trends in Postgraduate Research,,
  • (2017) The awareness of Jordanian population about the safe use of OTC. ASU Pharmacy third conference and third international conference of the Jordanian faculties of Pharmacy (JFP), Recent trends in Postgraduate Research,,
  • Al-Alami, Z. M., Shraideh, Z. A., & Taha, M. O (2016) Rosmarinic acid reverses the effects of metronidazole-induced infertility in male albino rats. Reproduction, Fertility and Development Reproduction, Fertility and Development, 29, 1910–1920
  • Al-Alami, Z. M., Shraideh, Z. A., & Taha, M. O. (2015). (2015) β-Caryophyllene as putative male contraceptive: enhances spermatogenesis but not spermiogenesis in albino rats. Medicinal Chemistry Research, 24 (11): 3876–3884
  • (2015) Camphene is a natural antioxidant nutraceutical that ameliorates the effects of metronidazole induced infertility in male albino rats The 1st International Conference of the Jordanian Faculties of Pharmacy,

Published Books:

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  • I have no contributions in books (2023) I have no contributions in books I have no contributions in books

CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

Conference Title Type of Participation Location Date
كيفية إدراج المجلات في قاعدة بيانات سكوباس Attendance الاردن- اتحاد الجامعات العربية February / 2022
علم الاجنة وتقنيات المساعدة على الانجاب Embryology and ART Attendance دورة تدريبية عن بعد، لمدة شهر، تم تقديمهامن قِبَل جمعية أصدقاء العلوم في ليبيا May / 2021
The scientific research day, faculty of Pharmacy and Allied medical sciences Paper/Poster Amman- Jordan October / 2021
ورشة عمل بعنوان (التعليم والتعلُّم Attendance جامعة عمان الاهلية May / 2018
Teaching and learning workshop Attendance Al-Ahliyya Amman University May / 2018
ASU Pharmacy third conference and third international conference of the Jordanian faculties of Pharmacy (JFP), Recent trends in Postgraduate Research, Paper/Poster Applied Science University April / 2017
ASU Pharmacy third conference and third international conference of the Jordanian faculties of Pharmacy (JFP), Recent trends in Postgraduate Research, Paper/Poster Applied Science University, Amman- Jordan, April / 2017
ASU Pharmacy third conference and third international conference of the Jordanian faculties of Pharmacy (JFP), Recent trends in Postgraduate Research, Paper/Poster Applied Science University, Amman- Jordan, April / 2017
the 7th International congress of the Jordanian Society for Fertility and Genetics. Attendance Le Royal hotel, Amman- Jordan April / 2017
the 6th International congress of the Jordanian Society for Fertility and Genetics. Attendance Le Royal hotel, Amman- Jordan April / 2015
The 1st International Conference of the Jordanian Faculties of Pharmacy Paper/Poster AND Participate in the organization of Conference Isra University October / 2015
the 5th International congress of the Jordanian Society for Fertility and Genetics. Attendance Le Royal hotel, Amman- Jordan April / 2013
Jordan- European Union/ Higher Education Cooperation Day. Organized by TEMPUS Attendance the University of Jordan January / 2013
Initiatives in Education, Science and Culture towards Enhanced US- Muslim Countries Collaborations. Attendance Bibliotheca Alexandrina, (Alexandrina- Egypt) June / 2010
the second Scientific day: the role of the Pharmacist in Distributing the Medical Awareness and in the Quality Control. Participate in the organization of Conference Faculty of Pharmacy, Isra University (Amman - Jordan). May / 2010
one-to-one online mentoring course; Sharpen your Political and Campaign Skills. Attendance A course offered by the Online activism institute (Washington- USA), The Center for Liberty in the Middle East (CLIME), and the Interaction forum (Amman - Jordan). July / 2009
Understanding your leadership style Attendance A course offered by the Online activism institute (Washington- USA), The Center for Liberty in the Middle East (CLIME), and the Interaction forum (Amman - Jordan). April / 2009
Training workshop; Building your activism plan. Attendance A course offered by the Online activism institute (Washington- USA), The Center for Liberty in the Middle East (CLIME), and the Interaction forum (Amman - Jordan). February / 2009
Developing the Professional Skills for the Academic Staff Attendance Isra University October / 2008
Promoting the young Jordanian women for leadership, Attendance Jordan Development Center, Amman- Jordan December / 2005
“TTT” (Training Trainers for Tempus and other programs). Supported by the European Commission Attendance the University of Jordan June / 2005
Strategic Business Planning, A training session, Attendance Enhanced Productivity Centers (ERADA) June / 2004
The Jordanian Conference of Biological and Medical Laboratory Sciences, Attendance the University of Jordan September / 2001
The first meeting for gynaecological endocrinology, reproductive medicine and genetics, Attendance the Specialty Center for Fertility and Genetics, Amman- Jordan, 2000 January / 2000

THESIS SUPERVISION

Title Location Date
Assessment of the protective effects of Rosmarinic acid against testicular damage in the streptozotocin-induced diabetic albino mice. Al-Ahliyya ammanu university 2023
Genetic Variants in Exon 3 of Akt1 Gene in Prostate Cancer Patients in Jordan Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2023
Genetic Variants in Exon 3 of Akt2 Gene in Prostate Cancer Patients in Jordan Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2023
Genetic Variants in DNAH1 gene among Jordanians with Sperm Motility Disorders Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2022
Genetics variants in AKAP4 gene among Jordanians with sperm motility disorders. Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2022
Genetic variants in CFAP43 gene among Jordanians with sperm motility disorders. Al-Ahliyya Amman University 2022
A Fifteen Year Retrospective Study for Semen Characteristics of Men in Two Fertility Clinics Jordan 2021

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

Title Location Date
The second prize in the conference- the research title was: HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor use in Jordan: patient experience of adverse drug reactions and their attitudes to medicine. The ASU Pharmacy third conference and third international conference of the Jordanian faculties of Pharmacy (JFP), Recent trends in Postgraduate Research, Applied Science University, Amman- Jordan. 2017
the Youth motivation competition, encouraging certificate, for writing an Arabic short story entitled: “The 8th newborn” , the Royal cultural center, Amman- Jordan 2003

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