History

The Community Health Nursing Unit was established since the establishment of the Higher Institute of Nursing, Alexandria University in 1955. This unit had continued to provide theoretical and clinical education in community health nursing field until 1994. In this year, the scientific departments were established including Community Health Nursing Department.

 

Mission:

The department's primary mission is to prepare nursing students in their different educational level (undergraduate and postgraduate) with basic community health nursing principles and techniques upon which they can proceed further. Emphasis is to promote health and wellbeing and upgrade quality of family care.

 

Vision:

The Community Health Nursing Department possesses the potentials that qualify it to be a center of excellence in community health nursing education and nursing research for the advancement of community health nursing practice nationally and internationally. It is capable to graduate competent professional nurses who are competitive in the era of the globalization and free market.

 

Objectives:

Provide the community with competent graduates who are holistically and comprehensively prepared to meet the community health needs.

Meet the advancement of nursing education, practice and research in the field of the community health nursing.

Encourage the implementation of population-based health and research projects that address specific community health outcomes, particularly those that reduce community health disparities.

 

Scientific Degrees:

The department offers special courses needed to the following scientific degrees:

  • Master in Community Health Nursing.
  • Doctorate in Community Health Nursing.
  • Diploma in Family Health Nursing.
  • Diploma in School Health Nursing.

 

Skills Lab:

The department has Health Promotion Center which is prepared with the medical and scientific apparatuses and visual aids. Laboratory technicians are responsible for the center under the supervision of the teaching staff.

 

Faculty Members of Community Health Nursing Department

Academic Position

Name

Professor

Prof. Ferial Abd El-Aziz

Professor

Prof. Maali Guemei

Professor

Prof. Nazek Abd El-Ghani

Professor

Prof. Zakia Toma

Professor

Prof. Faten Fikry

Professor

Prof. Mahasen Ahmed

Professor

Prof. Hend Metwali

Professor

Prof. Shadia Abo El-Azm

Professor

Prof. Manal Oweida

Assistant professor

Dr. Nadia Mahmoud

Assistant professor

Dr. Amina Ahmed

Assistant professor

Dr. Howida Anas

Assistant professor

Dr. Hanan El-Sherbini

Assistant professor

Dr. Fathia Khamis

Lecturer

Dr. Wafaa El-Desouki

Lecturer

Dr. Ola Mamdouh

Lecturer

Dr. Aliaa Farouk

Lecturer

Dr. Rasha Abd El-Hakim

Lecturer

Dr. Eman Abo El-Yazid

Lecturer

Dr. Neama Yousef

Lecturer

Dr. Ahlam Mahmoud

Lecturer

Dr. Nahla Ali Maher

Assistant lecturer

Amany Alaa

Assistant lecturer

Sahar Abdo

Assistant lecturer

Eman Hussein

Assistant lecturer

Marwa Ahmed

Assistant lecturer

Asmaa Mohamed Saad

Assistant lecturer

Shaimaa Said

Demonstrator

Elsayeda Mansour

Demonstrator

Ahmed Khamis

Demonstrator

Ola Moustafa

Demonstrator

Sara Mohamed

Demonstrator

Doaa Ali

Demonstrator

Asmaa Gamal