Dima has BS in Public Health Sciences and BA in Psychology and Social Behavior at the University of California, Irvine. She got her MPH in Global Health from Loma Linda University. She has research experience in malnutrition and breastfeeding practices in Ivisan, Philippines; nutrition of adolescents in the oPt; and well-being and gender equity/equality among Palestinian youth in the oPt. Currently, she is working on the Reproductive Health of Palestinian Refugee Camp Girl Adolescents in the West Bank and Jordan.
Maysaa Nemer holds a PhD in Occupational Epidemiology and MPhil in International Community Health from the University of Oslo, and BSc in Biology from Hebron University. She is currently an Associate Researcher and faculty member at the Institute of Community and Public Health / Birzeit University. Her research interest is focused on occupational epidemiology, environmental health and social aspects of these topics. She is skilled in quantitative data analysis, risk assessment and occupational respiratory effects measurements.
Mohammed B Sarhan, MPH, BDS, is an assistant researcher at the Institute of Community and Public Health (ICPH), Birzeit University. Mohammed is also a dentist who obtained Bachelor degree of Dental Surgery from AL Quds University. Mohammed’s main research interests are topics related to non-communicable diseases (especially diabetes melltius), oral health and adolescent’s health.
Aisha Shalash completed her BS in Psychology at the University of Kentucky and her MPH at the Institute of Community and Public Health, Birzeit University. She is currently working on the WHO Long-term Institutional Development Project.
Weeam Hammoudeh holds a PhD and MA in Sociology from Brown University, and an MPH from Birzeit University. She is currently an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Community and Public Health, and formerly ACSS (Arab Council for the Social Sciences) Postdoctoral Fellow and Visiting Researcher at the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Birzeit University.
Abdullatif Husseini is the current director of the Master of Community and Public Health program & an associate professor of Public Health at Birzeit University. He is also an adjunct professor of Public Health at Qatar University. His research interests are rooted in improving the health of the population by identifying the various determinants of health, and targeting modifiable factors through evidence based interventions.
Dr. Niveen Abu-Rmeileh is a Full Professor of Statistical Epidemiology at Birzeit University. Dr. Abu-Rmeileh holds a BSc in Medical Technology , a Master in Public Health and a PhD in Statistical Epidemiology from University of Glasgow. She teaches a variety of courses on quantitative research methods, health statistics and population studies. Her research interest is focused on the three broad categories: Non-Communicable Diseases (with special focus on diabetes,cancer and tobacco smoking), Reproductive Health, and Information Systems for Health. Dr.
Salam Abu Ghosh is an financial and adminstrative assistant working at the institute of community and public health (ICPH), Birzeit University since 1999.