September 2019-2022: Associate professor, University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Irbid-Jordan
September 2013-2019 present: Assistant professor, University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Irbid-Jordan
Oct 2007- February 2013: Full time PhD student, Kansas University Medical Center, School of Health profession, Kansas (scholarships from Jordan University of Science and Technology)
Oct 2008- February 2013: Full time Research Assistant, Kansas University Medical Center, School of Health profession, Kansas
2005-2007: Full Time Teaching Assistant, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, Irbid-Jordan
2001 – 2005: Full time BSc student, Jordan University of Science & Technology (J.U.S.T)
Selected Publications Khalil H, Aldaajani Z. Aldughmi M, Alham Al-Sharman et al. Validation of the Arabic version of the Movement Disorder Society- Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale. Movement disorders. Movement disorders. 2022. DOI: 10.1002/mds.28905.
Alham Al-Sharman Aldughmi M , Hanan Khalil, Siengsukon CF, Khalid El-Salem. Knowledge and Attitudes of Physiotherapists Toward Sleep: A Survey Study (2021). Work. IN press
Alham Al-Sharman Heba Mefleh Al-khazaaleh, Hanan Khalil, Ala' S Aburub, Khalid El-Salem. The Relationship between Sleep Quality, Sleep-Related Biomarkers and Motor Skill Acquisition in People with Multiple Sclerosis; a Pilot Study. (2021) Physical therapy.
Modhi Z, bataineh R, Al-Sharman A. Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders among Jordanian Physiotherapists: Prevalence and Risk Factors. (2021) Work. IN press
Mohammad A. Yabroudi; Zakariya H. Nawasreh; Wessam A. Dabas; Al-Sharman A; Ahmad A. Darwish;Hadi A. Samaneh; Khaldoon M. Bashaireh. The influence of Sleeping Quality and Quantity on Soccer Injuries in Professional Teams. (2021). In press
Al-Sharman A, Abulhaj I, Khalil H, El-Salem K, Exploring the Relationship between Sleep Quality, Sleep-Related Biomarkers, and Motor Skill Acquisition using Virtual Reality in People with Parkinson Disease; a Pilot Study. Frontier in neurology. 2021.
Khalil H, Rehan R, Al-Sharman A, El-Salem K. The clinical correlates of the chair sit to stand performance in people with multiple sclerosis. Physiotherapy theory and practice. 2021. DoI: 10.1080/09593985.2021.1931590
Khalil H. Allataifeh E. Kanaan S. AlSharman A. AlMahdawi K. El-Salem K. Translation, cross cultural adaptation, and construct validation of the Arabic version of the Frenchay Activities Index in people with multiple sclerosis. Physiotherapy research international. 2021. DoI: 10.1002/pri.1909
Hanan Khalil, Aseel Aburub, Saddam Kanaan, Alham Al-Sharman Shada Khazaaleh, Majdi Qawasmi and Khalid El-Salem. Convergent and criterion-related validity of the short form of the International Physical Activity and the Incidental and Planned Physical Activity Questionnaires in people with multiple sclerosis. NeuroRehabilitation. 2021. IN press
Khalil H, Alissa N, Al-Sharman A, E'leimat I, Qawasmi M, El-Salem K. Understanding the influence of pain & fatigue on physical performance, fear of falling, & falls in people with Parkinson’s disease. Neurodegenerative Disease management. 2021. 11(2):113-124.
El-Salem K, Khalil H, Al-Sharman A, Al-Mistarehi A, Yassinan A, Alhayk K. Al Qawasmeha M, Bashayreha S, Kofahia R, Obeidat A. Serum vitamin d inversely correlates with depression scores in people with multiple sclerosis. Multiple sclerosis and related disorders. 2021. 48 (102732).
Aburub A, Khalil H, Al-Sharman A, El-Salem K. Measuring quality of life and identifying what is important to Jordanian living with multiple sclerosis using the Arabic version of the patient generated index. Physiotherapy research international. 2021. doi: 10.1002/pri.1893.
El-Salem K, Al-Mistarehi A, Khalil H, Al-Sharman A, Yassin A. Serum Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha Levels Correlate with Cognitive Function Scales Scores in Multiple Sclerosis Patients. Multiple sclerosis and related disorders. 2020. 47:102621
Al-Momani F, Alghadir AH, Al-Momani MO, Alharethy S, Al-Sharman A, Al-Dibii R, Anwer S. Performance of the Arabic Population on the Adolescent-Adult Sensory Profile: An Observational Study. Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2020;16:35-42. https://doi.org/10.2147/NDT.S232059
Aldughmi M, Al-Sharman A, Khalil H, El-Salem E, Alghwiri A. Translation and validation of the Arabic version of the patient determined disease steps in people with multiple sclerosis. Physiotherapy theory and practice. 2020. 6: 1-8.
Allataifeh E, Khalil H, Almhdawi K, Al-Sharman A, Hawamdeh, El-Salem K, Bumin. The Clinical Correlates of Participation Levels in People with Multiple Sclerosis. NeuroRehabilitation. 2020. 47(2):153-160
Alghwiri A, Jamali F, Aldughmi M, Khalil H, Al-Sharman A, Alhattab D, Al-Radaideh, Abdalla Awidi.(2020) The effect of stem cell therapy and comprehensive physical therapy in motor and non-motor symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis: A comparative study. Medicine. 2020. 99(34): e21646
Al-Sharman, A; Khalil,H; El-Salem, K; Al-dughmi M; AseelAburub (2019). The effects of aerobic exercise on sleep quality measures and sleep-related biomarkers in individuals with Multiple Sclerosis: a pilot randomised controlled trial" Neuro rehabilitation.
Al-Sharman, A; Khalil,H; El-Salem, K; Alghwiri, A. A; Shada Khazaaleh; Mohammad Khraim (2019). Motor Performance Improvement through Virtual Reality Tasks is Related to Fatigue and Cognition in People with Multiple Sclerosis. Physiotherapy research international.
Alghwiri, A. A ; Khalil,H ; Al-Sharman, A., & El-Salem, K. (2018). Depression is a predictor for balance in people with multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disordes.
Alham Al‐Sharman, Hanan Khalil, Mohammad Nazzal, Nihaya Al‐Sheyab, Alia Alghwiri, Khalid El‐Salem. (2018). Living with multiple sclerosis: A Jordanian perspective. Physiotherapy research international.
Hanan Khalil, Alham Al‐Sharman, Khalid El‐Salem; Alia, Alghwiri.(2018).The Development and Pilot Evaluation of Virtual Reality Balance Scenarios in People with Multiple Sclerosis (MS); a Feasibility Study” . Neuro rehabilitation
Hadoush, H., Banihani, S. A., Khalil, H., Al-Qaisi, Y., Al-Sharman, A., & Al-Jarrah, M. (2018). Dopamine, BDNF and motor function postbilateral anodal transcranial direct current stimulation in Parkinson's disease. Neurodegenerative Disease Management
Hikmat Hadoush, Alham Al-Sharman Hanan Khalil, Saleem A. Banihani, Muhammed Al-Jarrah. (2018) Sleep Quality, Depression, and Quality of Life After Bilateral Anodal Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease. Medical Science Monitor Basic Research
Hikmat Hadoush, Muhammed Al-Jarrah, Hanan Khalil, Alham Al-Sharman Sadik AL-Ghazawi. (2017) Bilateral anodal transcranial direct current stimulation effect on balance and fearing of fall in patient with Parkinson's disease. Neuro rehabilitation.
Hanan Khalil ; Alham Al-sharman; Khalid El-Salem: NourAbdo: Alia A. Alghwiri: AseelAburub.(2017) Fear of falling in people with multiple sclerosis: which clinical characteristics are important? Physical Therapy. 97(7):698-706.
Aseel Aburub, Hanan Khalil, Alham Al-Sharman Mahmoud Alomari , Omar Khabour. (2017) The association between physical activity and sleep characteristics in people with multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders. 12 29–33
Siengsukon, CF, Al-dughmi M, Al-Sharman A, Stevens S. (2015) Sleep parameters, functional status and time post-stroke are associated with off-line motor skill learning in people with chronic stroke. Frontiers in Neurology. 30(6):225.
Al-dughmi M, Stevens S, Siengsukon, CF, Al-Sharman A. (2015) Sleep characteristics of individuals with chronic stroke: A pilot study. Nature and Science of Sleep. 21(7):139-45.
Al-Sharman A and Siengsukon CF. (2014) Sleep-Dependent Learning of a Functional Motor Task Declines with Age. Journal of the American Geriatric Society. 62(9):1797-8
Al-Sharman A and Siengsukon CF. (2014) Performance on a Functional Motor Task is Enhanced by Sleep in Middle-Aged and Older Adults. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy. 38(3):161-9