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Najah Al khatib

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Female
  • Born in: 1960
  • Age: 56
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Najah is the Coordinator of the community mental health master program.

PhD in women's mental health, 2005
Masters in Psychiatric Nursing Clinical Nurse Specialist, 1988, University of Illinois at Chicago. UIC. Chicago. ILL.U.S.A.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1982, Bethlehem University- Palestine.

Coordinator of projects and leader of research teams and projects
Militant and fighter for human rights, women’s rights, civil society, and social change
Modulator and facilitator for conferences, workshops, task groups, and a leader
lecturer for BA and Master
Researcher and trainer in mental health, gender, and reproductive health.

Work history: 
Lecturer at Al-Quds University, 1988- now
Staff nurse at the UNRWA in Jerusalem, 1985- 1986
Lecturer and administrator of the psychiatric nursing school at the mental hospital in Bethlehem, 1984-1985
Staff nurse at Caritas Baby Hospital, 1983- 1984
Honarary office and memberships: 
Member at the union of Palestinian nurses and midwives
Member of the steering committee of Insan center for gender studies
Member of the college committee at the school of public health
Member in the general committee of Al-Marfa` counseling center
Established the employees union at the college of health professions in Ramallah


Achievements and Awards


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