Amira Shaheen

Nature of Work
Academic
Profession
Assistant Professor
Email Address
amira.shaheen@najah.edu
Office Phone
(+970) 9 2345113 Ext. 2464
    Institution
    Al-Quds University
    Country
    Palestine
    Degree
    MSc
    Faculty
    School of Public Health
    Department
    Environmental Health
    Thesis
    Knowledge, Attitude and Practice among Farm Workers Applying Pesticides in a Cultivated Area of the Jericho District
    Speciality
    Public Health
    Sub speciality
    Environmental Health
    Duration
    2000 - 2002
    Institution
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    Country
    United Kingdom
    Degree
    PhD
    Faculty
    Non-Communicable Disease department
    Department
    Nutrition and Population Health Division
    Thesis
    The epidemiology of injuries in school-aged children in the Palestinian Territory
    Speciality
    Public Health
    Sub speciality
    Epidemiology
    Duration
    2005 - 2009
    Country
    United Kingdom
    Institution
    BMJ
    Position/Job Description
    Reviewer
    Period
    June 1, 2010 - Jan. 31, 2011
    Country
    United Kingdom
    Institution
    LSHTM
    Position/Job Description
    Research Assistant
    Period
    June 1, 2009 - Dec. 31, 2009
  • Original research Transport injuries and deaths in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 Study
  • Original research Adolescent health in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the global burden of disease 2015 study
  • Original research Neonatal, infant, and under-5 mortality and morbidity burden in the Eastern Mediterranean region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study
  • Conference abstract/paper published in a peer review journal Distribution and factors associated with the occurrence of road traffic collisions in the West Bank: a cross-sectional study
  • Conference abstract/paper published in a peer review journal Prevalence and associated factors of post-partum depression in Palestinian mothers: a cross-sectional study
  • Original research The Burden of Mental Disorders in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, 1990-2013
  • Original research Healthcare Access and Quality Index based on mortality from causes amenable to personal health care in 195 countries and territories, 1990–2015: a novel analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
  • Original research Child and Adolescent Health From 1990 to 2015: Findings From the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors 2015 Study
  • Conference Paper Changes in childhood access to an improved water source and childhood morbidity over the period 2000-2014 in the occupied Palestinian territories
  • Conference Paper The impact of smoking on expected lifetime without chronic disease among Palestinian men in the West Bank
  • Original research Cross-national comparisons of attitudes towards suicide and suicidal persons in university students from 12 countries†
  • Original research Measuring the health-related Sustainable Development Goals in 188 countries: a baseline analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.
  • Original research Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 315 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE), 1990–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
  • Original research Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 79 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
  • Original research Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 310 diseases and injuries, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015
  • Original research Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.
  • Original research Behavior and Psychological Distress in University Students: A 12 Nation Study
  • Conference Paper Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice among Farm Workers Applying Pesticides at Cultivated Area in Jericho District
  • Conference Paper Socio-economic status and chronic disease in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip - among Palestinians living in and outside refugee camps
  • Conference Paper Prevalence of Postpartum Depression among Recently Delivering Mothers in Nablus District and Its Associated Factors
  • Original research Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and YLDs for 301 acute and chronic diseases and injuries for 188 countries, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013
  • Original research Global, Regional, and National age–sex Specifi C All-Cause and Cause-Specifi C Mortality for 240 Causes of Death, 1990–2013: a Systematic Analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013
    • 2015-01-01
    • Amira Ali Shaheen
  • Conference Paper Self-Reported Oral Health, Oral Hygiene Habits, and Dental Attendance of Pregnant Women in Tulkarem City
  • Conference Paper Self-Reported oral health, oral hygiene habits, and dental attendance of pregnant women in Tulkarem city
  • Conference Paper Distribution and Factors Associated With The Occurrence of Road Traffic Crashes in the West ‎Bank: A Cross-Sectional Study (Sep. 2009 – Sep. 2012)
    • 2014-03-17
  • Book chapter Injury Epidemiology in Palestinian School-Children
    • 2010-01-01
  • Conference Paper Determinant of Neonatal Mortality in Northern West Bank-Palestine
  • Original research Flying Bullets and Speeding Cars: Analysis of Child Injury Deaths in the Palestinian Territory
    • 2008-01-01
    • Shaheen A
    • Edwards P
  • Original research The Prevalence of Psychological Morbidity in West Bank Palestinian Children
    • 2004-01-01
    • Amira Shahen
    • Shaban Mortaja
    • Tanya L Zakrison
    • Paul A Hamel