Education-PhD Scholar (School of Health & Environmental Studies)
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, Dubai, UAE
-Master of Public Health (concentration in Epidemiology &
Biostatistics), American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
-BSc. Mathematics, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Employment History2007 – todate Lecturer, College of Medicine, University of Sharjah
2002 – 2007 Lecturer, College of Health Sciences, University of
Professional ActivitiesTeaching , Biostatistics , Data Analysis, PBL Facilitation
Professional MembershipsMember in the Research Ethics Committee, University of Sharjah
Member in the Assessment Committee, College of Medicine
Selected Research ProjectsUAE Diabetes and Heart Diseases (DHD) Research Group
Medical Education Research Group
Selected PublicationsNabil Sulaiman, Elaine Hadj, Amal Hussein and Doris Young (2013).Peer-Supported Diabetes Prevention Program for Turkish andArabic-Speaking Communities in Australia. ISRN Family Medicine, Volume 2013, Article ID 735359, 6 pages. http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2013/735359.
Amal Hussein, Nahed Abdelkhalek & Hossam Hamdy (2010). AMEEGuide Supplement: Setting and Maintaining standards inmultiple choice examinations: Guide supplement: 37.3 –Practical Application 1 Comparison of three examinationstandard setting methods. Medical Teacher , 32, 610-612.
Nahed Abdelkhalek, Amal Hussein & Hossam Hamdy (2010). Usingteam-based learning to prepare medical students for future problem-based learning. Medical Teacher, 32, 123-129.
Nahed Abdelkhalek, Amal Hussein, Nabil Sulaiman & Hossam Hamdy(2009). Faculty as simulated patients (FSPs) in assessing medical students’ clinical reasoning skills, Education forHealth, 22 (3), available fromhttp://www.educationforhealth.ne
Theses and Projects SupervisionSupervising Year 2 medical students Community‐Based Research
ServicesSupervising Year 2 medical students Community‐Based Research
Teaching PhilosophyProblem‐Based Learning