Dr. khaldoun nijem Résumé

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Dr Khaldoun Nijem              د خلدون نجم  

Prof. occupational epidemiology

Chairperson of Biology Dept

Biology dept/ occupational epidemiology and biological research lab

Hebron University

Research Projects 

  • Building Competence in Epidemiology in Palestine - Taking over and maintain phase. 2002-2009. Coordinator
  • Prevalence and health impact of Toxoplasma infection among pregnant women in Hebron City. Coordinator
  • Effect of HCL and vinyl chloride on shoe factory workers
  • Lung function performance among shoe factory workers in Hebron City. Coordinator
  • measurement of cholenesterase activity among farmers exposed to pesticide

Published abstracts from a conference

       Health in the Occupied Palestinian Territory 2010.

         Published July 2, 2010

http://www.thelancet.com/health-in-the-occupied-palestinian-territory-2010

1. Fecundability in newly married couples in agricultural villages in the occupied Palestinian territory: a prospective study

Yaser Younes Issa, Markku Sallmén, Khaldoun Nijem, Espen Bjertness, Petter Kristensen

2. Lung function and respiratory symptoms in male Palestinian farmers: a cross-sectional survey

Farid Kamel Abu Sham’a, Marit Skogstad, Khaldoun Nijem, Espen Bjertness, Petter Kristensen

3. Lung function, respiratory symptoms, skin problems, and chemical exposures in female hairdressers in Hebron City, occupied Palestinian territory: a cross-sectional study

Maysaa Nemer, Marit Skogstad, Khaldoun Nijem, Petter Kristensen, Espen Bjertness

Personal information

Date of birth 19 December 1964
Place of birth Jerusalem
Citizenship Palestinian
Gender Male
Marital status married

History

Employment history

Start date End date Position
1992 till now lecturer: Hebron University 0
lecturer : Hebron University

Education history

Start date End date Qualification
1996 2002 PhD at university of Oslo 0
PhD occupational epidemiology

Books and publications

Date Title
2010 Bjertness E4, Kristensen P2,4. Lung Function and Respiratory Symptoms in Male Palestinian Farmers, Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health. Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health 0
2010 Yaser Issa1,2,3,*, Markku Sallme´n4, KhaldounNijem2, EspenBjertness1,5, and Petter Kristensen1,6. Fecundability among newly married couples in agricultural villages in Palestine: a prospective study. 2010 25: 2132-2138 0
2010 • Yaser Issa, Abu Sham’a F, Nijem K, Bjertness E, Kristensen P. Pesticide use and opportunities of exposure among farmers and their families: cross- sectional studies 1998-2006 from Hebron governorate, occupied Palestinian territory. Environ Health 2010; 9: 63 0
2009 • Nijem KI, Al-Amleh S. Seroprevalence and associated risk factors of toxoplasmosis among pregnant women in Hebron district, Palestine. EMHJ 2009; 15(5):1278-84 0
2005 • K Nijem et al., Application of different statistical methods to estimate relative risk for self-reported health complaints among shoe factory workers exposed to organic solvents and plastic compounds Norsk Epidemiologi 2005; 15 (1): 111-116 0
2000 • K Nijem et al., Prevalence of self-reported health complaints among shoe workers of small workshop exposed to organic solvents in Hebron City, West Bank: a cross-sectional survey. Med Lav. 2000; 91(3):206-16 0
2001 • K Nijem et al., Prevalence of neuropsychiatric and mucous membrane irritation complaints among Palestinian shoe factory workers exposed to organic solvents and plastic compounds. Am J Ind Med. 2001; 40(2):192-8 0
2001 • K Nijem et al., Solvent exposures at shoe factories and workshops in Hebron City, West Bank. Int J Occup Environ Health. 2001; 7(3):182-8 0

Profile information

Dr. khaldoun nijem

  • Social media accounts:
  • First name: Dr. khaldoun
  • Last name: nijem
  • Country: Palestinian Territory, Occupied
  • Official website address: http://hebron.edu
  • Personal website address: http://khaldoun@hebron.edu
  • Postal address: East Jerusalem
    P.O Box 67352
  • Town: jerusalem
  • Business phone: 02-2220995 ext 122, 205
  • Email address: khaldoun@hebron.edu

Contact information

  • Social media accounts:
  • Country: Palestinian Territory, Occupied
  • Official website address: http://hebron.edu
  • Personal website address: http://khaldoun@hebron.edu
  • Postal address: East Jerusalem
    P.O Box 67352
  • Town: jerusalem
  • Business phone: 02-2220995 ext 122, 205