BROCHURE
Najla Barnawi is a Assistant Professor,King Saud University for Health Sciences,Saudi Arabia

Najla Barnawi

Assistant Professor

Organizing Committee Member

Saudi Arabia

King Saud University for Health Sciences

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Najla Barnawi is a Saudi Assistant Professor in the College of Nursing at King Saud University for Health Sciences. Dr. Barnawi graduated (2004) from King Saud University (KSU) as one of the Saudi pioneers in the nursing profession with excellent and honor certificates from the Nursing Bachelor program at KSU. She was the 1st Saudi nurse who earned her master's program in 2007 from Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto, Canada. She worked as a faculty member and researcher in various national and international universities. Dr. Barnawi earned her Ph.D. with excellence and outstanding honor certificate at the university level from Decker School of Nursing at Binghamton University in the US. She received the Sigma Theta Tau Award for the best Ph.D. dissertation and Outstanding Student Award from Binghamton University. Her Ph.D. focuses on developing effective learning and teaching methods to expand the knowledge and self-efficacy of nurses and midwives to promote the quality of health of minority populations and cultural competency. She was the vice president for Saudi Student in New-York Binghamton in the Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission from 2016-2018. Currently, besides her teaching position, she is the chairperson of the Community Services Unit at the College of Nursing at KSAU-HS.

PUBLICATIONS

Publication: x Barnawi, Najla A, (2019), Concept Analysis of Nursing Wisdom, Biomedical Journal of Scientific & Technical Research, 23(1), 17179-17188, https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:abf:journl:v:23:y:2019:i:1:p:1717917188. x Barnawi, N. A. (2018). Female Genital Cutting in the Eyes of American Midwives. ProQuest. Book Online iBook. x Flanagan, N., Rizzo, V., James, G., Spegman, A., & Barnawi, N. (2018). Predicting Risk Factors for 30-Day Readmissions Following Discharge from Post-Acute Care. Professional Case Management, 23(3), 139-146. 
 
• Barnawi, N. A. (2018). The Effects of a Digital Educational Intervention on Undergraduate Nursing Students' Attitudes, Knowledge and Self-Efficacy with Female Genital Cutting (Doctoral dissertation, State University of New York at Binghamton). 
 
• Barnawi, N., Rouhana, N., & Pierce, C. (2016). Female genital cutting digital book and online resource: American nursing-midwifery care context. Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, 61(5), 658-659. 
 
• Habiba, F., AlFozan, H., Barnawi, N., & Al-Motairi, W. (2015). Relationship between body mass index, self-esteem, and quality of life among Adolescent Saudi females. Biology of Agriculture and Healthcare, ISSN (Paper) 2224-3208 ISSN (Online)2225- 093X 
 
• Barnawi, N., Richter, S., Habib, F. (2013). Midwifery and Midwives: A Historical Analysis. Journal of Research in Nursing and Midwifery (JRNM), 2(8), 114-121, ISSN: 2315-568x. DOI: http:/dx.doi.org/10.14303/JRNM.2013.064 
 
• Higginbottom GMA, Caine V, Salway S, Richter MS, Ogilvie L, Bourque-Bearskin RL, Mogale S, Bell A and Barnawi, N. (2011) Providing Culturally Safe and Competent Health Care –A Self-Directed Workbook and Digital Resource. Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. 
 
Poster and Oral Presentation:   x Barnawi, N (2019). Oral Presentation. Nursing Wisdom and Nursing Empowerment International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Rose Aljazera Scientific Group. Riyadh, SA. x Barnawi, N (2019). Oral Presentation. E-learning Between Andragogy and Bandura’s Theory  International Conference and Exhibition on Nursing, Helics Scientific Network, Kuala lambor , Malaysia  x Barnawi, N (2019). Oral Presentation. Female Genital Cutting (FGC) Digital e- book: and Online Resources Nursing-Midwifery Care Context World Nursing Conference, Inovine Scientific Group. Rome, Italy x Barnawi, N (2019). Oral Presentation Professional Boundaries, Health Professions Conference, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia x Barnawi, N (2018). Oral Presentation. Female Genital Cutting (FGC) Digital e- book: American Nursing Care Context. Nursing Education and Research Conference, Sigma Theta Tau International, Washington, DC, USA.   • Barnawi, N (2017).  Oral Presentation. Female Genital Cutting in American Health Care Context. Nursing Research Evening, Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstone, NY, USA.   • Barnawi, N., Pierce, C., & Rouhana, N. (2016).  Poster Presentation. Female Genital Cutting (FGC) in The Eyes of American Healthcare Providers: We Want to Help. Sigma Theta Tau International, Leadership Connection, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA x Barnawi, N., Rouhana, N., & Pierce, C. (2016).  Oral Presentation. Female genital cutting digital book and online resource: American nursing-midwifery care context. American College of Nurse-Midwives 61st Annual Meeting. New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA. • Barnawi, N. (2015). FGC: It is Time to take an action. American Medical Women Association. Binghamton University, NY, USA • Barnawi, N, Shamslizadeh, N., & Pierce, C. (2015). Poster Presentation: Female Genital Cutting: Empowerment of Competent Care. The   Power   and Empowerment of Nursing  Conference. Excelsior College School  of  Nursing 2015 Educational Institute. Albany, USA • Shamslizadeh, N., Barnawi, N., & Pierce, C. (2015). Poster Presentation: PhD Students’ perception of Power in the Nursing Profession. The Power and Empowerment of Nursing Conference. Excelsior College School of Nursing 2015 Educational Institute. Albany, USA • Barnawi, N. (2014). Circumcised Immigrant Pregnant Women: Implications for the Canadian Health Care  System (http://www.presents4us.com/babycare/circumcised- immigrant-pregnant- women-implications-for-the-candian-health-care-sysytem) x Barnawi, N. (2010). Lets Talk about Female Genital Cutting, Nursing Health Educational Session, Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, AB, Canada.

HONORS AND AWARDS

2019 Dec Appreciation and Recognition Certification, International Saudi Plastic Surgery Congress, Riyadh  Appreciation Certificate Professional Boundaries, Health Professions Conference, Riyadh  Appreciation Certificate for International Conference and Exhibition on Nursing, Malaysia Nov Appreciation Certificate for International Child Day, Convention Center, KSAU-HS, Riyadh  Appreciation Certificate for Burn It, Recreation Center, KSAU-HS, Riyadh July Appreciation Certificate for World Nursing Conference, Rome, Italy May Appreciation Certificate for Community Activity of National Guard Health Affairs School and Learning Center, Ministry of Health April Honor Certificate, Community Activity, International Day for Kidney Diseases, Ministry of Commerce and Investment.  Feb Appreciation Certificate for Community Activity of National Guard Health Affairs School and Learning Center, Ministry of Health 2018 Dec Appreciation Certificate for HIV Awareness Day, Prince Salman Recreation Center, Riyadh Nov Appreciation Certificate, International Child Day, King Abdullah Child Specialized Hospital, Riyadh  Appreciation Certificate for Aggression and Bullying, Al-Shams School, Riyadh  Appreciation Certificate for Diabetes Awareness Day- Om Habiba School, Riyadh  Appreciation Certificate for Oral lecture  and  workshop  –International Diabetes Day- Jamila Bint Al-Harith School, Riyadh 
 
Oct    Certificate of Appreciation- Deanship of Admissions of Newly Admitted Students, Academic Year 2018-2019, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences. May  PhD  Award-Zeta  Iota  Chapter,  Sigma  Theta  Tau  International,  Honor Society of Nursing   Best Dissertation Award, Decker School of Nursing, Binghamton University April Certificate of Appreciation, Oral Presentation, Nursing Education Research Conference 2018  Certificate of Attendance, Nursing Education Research Conference 2018 
 2015  x Certificate of Attendance, Mixed Method, College of Nursing, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Science x Certificate of Attendance, Clinical Simulation Based Education for Nursing Care. College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences 
 
                   
2014 
x Certificate of Completion, The Power & Empowerment of Nursing. Albany Medical Center, Accredited by American Nurses Credentialing Center (6 CMS). x Certificate of Attendance, Auto body paint workers: An assessment of respirators and occupational fatigue. Decker School of Nursing & Continuing Education, Binghamton University. Accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.     • Certificate of  Participation, Seminar on  Principle of  Quality in  Higher Education, Development & Quality Management Affairs. Held in King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences in Riyadh-KSA. • Certificate of  Attendance, Qualitative Research: Design  and  Analysis,  held  in  the College  of  Medicine,  King  Saud  bin  Abdulaziz  University  for  Health  Sciences, certified by Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (7CME) (No.41216/2014). • Certificate  of  Attendance  as  Speaker,  Nursing  in  Saudi  Arabia:  Challenges  and Solutions Conference, held in King Khaled University supported by Ministry of Higher Education. Accredited by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (20 CME) (No. 40725/2014). • Certificate of Recognition, Poster presentation category during the 4th  Research Day. Held in College of Nursing, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences. • Certificate  of  Attendance,  4th   Research  Day-Excellence  in  Health  Education  and Practice. Held in the College of Nursing-Riyadh at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences. Accredited by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (9 CME). (No. 41723/2014) 
2013 
    2008      
• Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, accredited by Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (4 CME), Serial No. 667/2. Certificate of Attendance, Qualitative Research: Design & Analysis”, accredited by Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (4 CME) (No. 38291/2013) • Evidence  certificate  in  NGCEBM  Evidence_CONNECT  Course  (5  CME  hours); Certification # 5016/2008
  2005             2004               2003           2002                         2001       2000 
• Common Gynecological Problem; accredited by Saudi Council for Health Specialties (7 Hours); Certification # 5271-2004.   • The Fourth Arabian Gulf Medical Association Conference; accredited by the Saudi Council for Health Specialties (14 Hours).       • CME (Continuous Medical Education Certifications)   Update on Clinical Nutrition; accredited by the Saudi Council for Health Specialties (10 Hours); Certification # 4648.     • Completion certificate of One year Internship; Certificate # 3229. Honored Certification from the King Saud University, offered from Princes Al-Johara Ibrahim on behalf of the Ministry of Higher Education.     • CME (Continuous Medical Education Certifications) • Biomedical   Researches between Fears of Patients and   Ambition of Researchers. • Nursing  Education,  Practice  &  Regulation  in  the  Era  of  Technology Symposium accredited by the Saudi Council for Health Specialties (7 Hours). • Hearing & Ear Care accredited by the Saudi Council for Health Specialties; Certification # 2003/3/2002 (10 Hours).     • Honor  Certificate  concerned  by  the  Ministry  of  Health  for  presentation  in  the international Nursing Day.     • Honor Certificate for the primer student in Nursing Department with GPA 4.50 (A+) • Third International Gulf Congress in Obstetric and Gynecology; accredited by the Saudi Council for Health Specialties Certification # 711/1 (14 Hours). • Saudi Nursing & Today's Challenges; accredited by Saudi Council for Health Specialties (8 Hours). 

EDITORSHIP

MEMBERSHIP

Community Services Unit, CON-R, Chairperson, (August 2018-Present)

 Faculty enhancement Unit at CON-R, Member, (August 2018-Present) 

Sub-curriculum Committee, CON-R, Member, (August 2019-Present) 

Quality & Accreditation Committee, CON-R, Member, (March 2018-Present)

Kidney-Friendly Group, Member, (September 2018-Present)  

Graduate Admissions and Academic Standards Committee, DSON, Member (Sep. 2017- Present)

Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society, Zeta Lota Chapter. Member, (2015-Present)

College of Nursing & Allied Medical Sciences Community Committee, Member, (2005- 2010)

 Center for Health Promotion Committee, University of Toronto, Member (2005-present)

Women & Children’s Health Research Institute, Member, Edmonton, Canada (2009-present)

 Collaborative Research in Ethnicity, Social Care, and Health Committee (2008-present), University of Alberta.

International Institute for Qualitative Methodology, University of Alberta, Member (2009- present)

 Unit for Philosophical Nursing Research, University of Alberta, Member (2009-present) 

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