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nihaya adnan al-sheyab
• Department of Allied Medical Sciences - Faculty Member
• Department of Maternal and Child Nursing - Faculty Member
• Faculty Of Applied Medical Sciences - Dean

  • Ph.D. of NURSING from University of Technology Sydney, 2009
  • Msc. of NURSING from University of Technology Sydney, 2005
  • Bsc. of NURSING from Jordan University of Science and Technology, 1998

    Publications
  • Nihaya Al-sheyab, Robyn Gallagher, Jackie Crisp, & Smita Shah, S. , "PEER-LED EDUCATION FOR ADOLESCENTS WITH ASTHMA IN JORDAN: A CLUSTER-RANDMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL," PEDIATRICS, vol. 129, no. E106, pp. 0-0, 2012
  • Al-sheyab, N., Gallagher, R., Roydhouse, J.K, Crisp, J., & Shah, S, "FEASIBILITY OF A PEER-LED, SCHOOL-BASED ASTHMA EDUCATION PROGRAM FOR ADOLESCENTS IN JORDAN," EASTERN MEDITARIAN HEALTH JOURNAL, vol. in press, no. , pp. 0-0, 2012
  • Nihaya Al-sheyab, "POWER OF PEER LEADERS IN IMPROVING SELF-MANAGEMENT SKILLS AMONG ADOLESCENTS WITH ASTHMA.," EVIDENCE BASED NURSING, vol. 15: DOI:10.1136/ebnurs.2011.100305, no. , pp. 45-46, 2012
  • Mahmoud A. Alomari & Nihaya A. Al-Sheyab, "Cigarette smoking lowers blood pressure in adolescents: the Irbid-TRY," Inhalation Toxicology , vol. , no. , pp. 0-0, 2016
  • Al-sheyab N. Alomari M M Shah S Gallagher R, ". ?Class smoke-free? pledge impacts on nicotine dependence in male adolescents: A cluster randomized controlled trial," Journal of Substance Use, vol. , no. , pp. 1-9, 2016
  • Linda Thomson Mangnall, David  W Sibbritt, Margaret  Fry, Nihaya  Al-Sheyab, Robyn Gallagher. , "Predictors of Warfarin non-adherence in younger adults after valve replacement surgery in the South Pacific.," Heart Asia, vol. , no. , pp. 0-0, 2016
  • Anwar M. Batieha, Yousef S. Khader, Nino Berdzuli, Chuanpit Chua-Oon, Eman F. Badran, Nihaya A. Al-sheyab, Asma S. Basha, Ahmad Obaidat, Ra’eda J. Al-Qutob, "Level, Causes and Risk Factors of Neonatal Mortality, in Jordan:Results of a National Prospective Study. ," Maternal Child Health Journal., vol. , no. , pp. 0-0, 2015
  • Omar Khabour , Karem H. Alzoubi, Nihaya Al-Sheyab, Alan Shihadeh, Thomas Eissenberg, ". Investigating the Effects of Exposure to Waterpipe Smoke on Pregnancy Outcomes Using an Animal Model," Nicotine and Tobacco Research, vol. , no. , pp. 0-0, 2015
  • Al-sheyab N Al-Qudah KM Tahboub YR, "Levels of perfluorinated compounds in human breast milk in Jordan: the impact of socio-demographic characteristics," Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol. , no. , pp. 0-0, 2015
  • AL-sheyab N A Obaidat M M, Bani Salman A A Lafi S Q, "Toxoplasmosis-related knowledge and preventive practices among undergraduate university female students in Jordan," Journal of Food Protection, vol. , no. , pp. 0-0, 2015
  • Nihaya A. Al-Sheyab, "Agreement Between Exhaled Breath Carbon Monoxide Threshold Levels and Self-Reported Cigarette Smoking in a Sample of Male Adolescents in Jordan.," The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , vol. 12, no. , pp. 841-854, 2015
  • Al-sheyab N  Alomari M A Shah S Gallagher P Gallagher R. , "Prevalence, Patterns and Correlates of Cigarette Smoking in Male Adolescents in Northern Jordan, and the Influence of Waterpipe Use and Asthma Diagnosis: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study.," The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , vol. 11, no. , pp. 9008-9023, 2014
  • Obaidat M M Al-sheyab N A, Bani Salman A E Lafi S Q, "Seroepidemiology and risk factors of Toxoplasma gondii infection in undergraduate university female students in Jordan," Epidemiol. Infect, vol. , no. , pp. 0-0, 2014
  • Nihaya A. Al-Sheyab, "Effectiveness of a Peer-Led Education Program on Adolescent with Asthma in ," American Thoracic Society (ATS) , May 2010, pp. 0-0, ATS
  • " Impact of Multimedia Messaging Service Education and Exercise Social Support on Physical Activity Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes: Quasi-Experimental Study", JMIR Formative Research
  • "Adolescent Waterpipe Use is Associated with Greater Body Weight: The Irbid-TRY", Substance Use & Misuse
  • "Attitudes and perceived barriers toward healthy lifestyle behaviors in Jordanian adolescents: a developing country perspective ", Adolescent Health, Medicine and Therapeutics
  • "Brain-derived neutrophic factor in adolescents smoking waterpipe: The Irbid TRY", International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience
  • "Caring for a Child with Cancer: Experiences of Jordanian Mothers", Clinical Nursing Research
  • "Challenges Faced by Behavioral Genetic Studies: Researchers Perspective from the MENA Region", Current Genomics
  • "Critical Care Nurses? Knowledge of Tracheostomy Care", Iranian Journal of Nursing and Midwifery Research
  • "DUTY TO WORK DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: A CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY OF PERCEPTIONS OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS IN JORDAN", Journal of Emergency Nursing
  • "Do modern family planning methods impact women?s quality of life? Jordanian women?s perspective", Health and Quality of Life Outcomes
  • "Dual tobacco smoking is the new trend among adolescents: Update from the Irbid-TRY", Journal of Substance Use
  • "Effect of Multimedia Messaging Service on Exercise Self-efficacy in Diabetic Patients", American Journal of Health Behavior
  • "Effectiveness of a 12?week school?based educational preventive program on weight and fasting blood glucose in ?at?risk? adolescents of type 2 diabetes mellitus: Randomised controlled trial", international journal of nursing practice
  • "Effectiveness of theory-based Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) on exercise benefits and barriers among patients with type 2 diabetes", Health Education Research
  • "Effects of argan spinosa oil in the treatment of diaper dermatitis in infants and toddlers: A quasi-experimental study", Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences
  • "Health in times of uncertainty in the eastern Mediterranean region, 1990?2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013", Lancet Global Health
  • "Impact of waterpipe smoking on blood pressure and heart rate among adolescents: The Irbid-TRY", Journal of Substance Use
  • "Individual-level determinants of waterpipe smoking demand in four Eastern-Mediterranean countries", Health Promotion International
  • "Knowledge, attitude, and behaviors of health professionals towards smoking cessation in primary healthcare settings.", Translational Behavioral Medicine
  • "Level, Causes and Risk Factors of Neonatal Mortality, in Jordan: Results of a National Prospective Study", Maternal & Child Health Journal
  • "Levels of Trace Elements in Human Breast Milk in Jordan: a Comparison with Infant Formula Milk Powder", Biological Trace Element Research
  • "Maturity Level of Digital Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health Initiatives in Jordan and Palestine", Methods of Information in Medicine
  • "Memory and potential correlates among children in Jordan", BMC Psychiatry
  • "Midwives and women's perspectives on family planning in Jordan: human rights, gender equity, decision-making and power dynamics", Helyion
  • "Modifiable Factors and Delays Associated with Neonatal Deaths and Stillbirths in Jordan: Findings from Facility-Based Neonatal Death and Stillbirth Audits", American Journal of Perinatology
  • "Neonatal mortality in Jordan: secondary analysis of Jordan Population and Family Health Survey (JPFHS) data", Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
  • "Parental Perceptions About Informed Consent/Assent in Pediatric Research in Jordan", Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics
  • "Parental Smoking Behavior and Childhood Cancer: A Case-control Study", American Journal of Health Behavior
  • "Perceptions Toward the Use of Digital Technology for Enhancing Family Planning Services: Focus Group Discussion With Beneficiaries and Key Informative Interview With Midwives", Journal of Medical Internet Research
  • "Plasma and saliva levels of three metals in waterpipe smokers: a case control study.", Inhalation toxicology.
  • "Rate, Risk Factors, and Causes of Neonatal Deaths in Jordan: Analysis of Data From Jordan Stillbirth and Neonatal Surveillance System (JSANDS)", frontiers in public health
  • "Rate, determinants, and causes of stillbirth in Jordan: Findings from the Jordan Stillbirth and Neonatal Deaths Surveillance (JSANDS) system", BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
  • "Reasoning Abilities and Potential Correlates Among Jordanian School Children", Maternal and Child Health Journal
  • "Registration, documentation, and auditing of stillbirths and neonatal deaths in Jordan from healthcare professionals? perspectives: reality, challenges and suggestions", Journal of Maternal-Fetal and Neonatal Medicine
  • "Relationship between Peer Pressure and Risk of Eating Disorders among Adolescents in Jordan", Journal of Obesity
  • "Retrospective study on the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on patients with type 2 diabetes in Northern Jordan", BMJ Open
  • "Risk perception of waterpipe smoking among undergraduate medical and nursing students in Jordan", Journal of substance use
  • "Serum VEGF Level Is Different in Adolescents Smoking Waterpipe versus Cigarettes: The Irbid TRY", Biomolelcule
  • "Sociocultural, political, and health system-related determinants of perinatal deaths in Jordan from the perspectives of health care providers: a qualitative study", Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine
  • "The Association Between Cognitive Medical Errors and Their Contributing Organizational and Individual Factors", Risk Management and Healthcare Policy
  • "The Impact of Behavioral Economics-Based Counseling and Mobile Phone Text Educational and Reminder Messages on the Use of Modern Family Planning in Jordan: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial", Healthcare (Switzerland)
  • "The Impact of COVID-19 on Dental Care Services and Practices in Jordan", Journal of Health Management
  • "The Jordan Stillbirth and Neonatal Mortality Surveillance (JSANDS) System: Evaluation Study", Journal of Medical Internet Research
  • "The relationship between plasma ferritin levels and body mass index among adolescents", Scientific Reports
  • "The usability of Jordan stillbirths and neonatal deaths surveillance (JSANDS) system: results of focus group discussions", Archives of Public Health
  • "Unhealthy eating habits among adolescent waterpipe smokers in Jordan: The Irbid-TRY study", Tobacco Induced Diseases
  • "Unintentional Injuries and Violence among Adults in Northern Jordan: A Hospital-Based Retrospective Study", international Journal of Environmental research and public health
  • "Walk the Talk: The Transforming Journey of Facility-Based Death Review Committee from Stillbirths to Neonates", BioMed Research International
  • Dean , Faculty Of Applied Medical Sciences, Mar 2024 - Present
  • Dean , Faculty Of Applied Medical Sciences, Mar 2022 - Mar 2024
  • Faculty Member, Department of Allied Medical Sciences, Jun 2017 - Present
  • Vice Dean, Vice dean, Sep 2015 - Sep 2016
  • Deputy Head of Department, Department of Community and Mental Health Nursing, Sep 2014 - Sep 2015
  • Faculty Member, Department of Maternal and Child Nursing, Feb 2010 - Jun 2017
  • Vice Dean, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, Sep 2015-Present
  • Associate Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, Aug 2015-Present
  • Associate Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, Aug 2015-Present
  • Chairwoman of Community and Mental Health Nursing, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, Sep 2014-Present
  • Research Afilliate, The University of Sydney, Australia, Jun 2014-Present
  • Honorary Associate of Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery, and Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia, Jun 2012- Sep 2012
  • Assistant Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, Feb 2010-Present
  • Registered Nurse, Westmead Childrens Hospital, Australia, Aug 2007- Mar 2008
  • Registered Nurse, Auburn Hospital, Australia, Feb 2005- Dec 2005
  • Teacher Assistant, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, Sep 1999- Jul 2003
  • ADVANCED RESEARCH IN NURSING
  • ACUTE CARE PEDIATRIC NURSING CLINICAL (I)
  • ACUTE CARE PEDIATRIC NURSING CLINICAL (II)
  • BASIC MANAGEMENT OF MEDICAL EMERGENCIES
  • BASIC MANAGEMENT OF MEDICAL EMERGENCIES LAB
  • CHILD HEALTH NURSING (CLINICAL)
  • CHILD HEALTH NURSING (THEORY)
  • DISABILITY AND THE SOCIETY(NOT ALLOWED FOR REHABILITION SCIENCE DEP.STUDENTS)
  • FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING (LAB)
  • FUNDAMENTALS OF NURSING (THEORY)
  • GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
  • GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT PARAMEDIC STUDENTS
  • HEALTH ASSESSMENT (LAB)
  • HEALTH PROMOTION (FOR NON MEDICINE ,NURSING AND MIDWIFERY STUDENTS)
  • INTRODUCTION TO NURSING
  • NURSING ETHICS AND ISSUES
  • NURSING RESEARCH
  • PARAMEDIC COMMUNICATION SKILLS
  • PARAMEDIC MANAGEMENT OF MEDICAL EMERGENCIES
  • PARAMEDIC MANAGEMENT OF PAEDIATRIC AND MATERNITY EMERGENCIES
  • PARAMEDIC MANAGEMENT OF PAEDIATRIC AND MATERNITY EMERGENCIES LAB
  • SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH METHODS
  • SEMINAR
  • NURSING RESEARCH