Bachelor of science in nursing, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 1994. MSN, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2000. Degree in Biostatistics, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, 2007.
Degree in Nursing Education, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, 2007. Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, 2007.
Registered Nurse King Khalid National Guard Hospital, Jeddah, 1999—2001, palliative care nurse, 2001—2008. Postdoctoral fellow Palliative and Hospice Care Capital Hospice, Falls Church, Virginia, 2008. Palliative care coordinator King Abdul Aziz Medical City, Jeddah, 2008—2010, member, hospital research committee, since 2008, member, research unit oncology center, since 2008, chairperson, retrospective research committee, since 2009.
Assistant professor College Nursing KSAUHS, since 2008. Palliative care nurse specialist & consultant, since 2008. Associate dean, academic affairs KSAUHS, since 2009.
Consultant District of Columbia Pediatric Palliative Care Collaboration, Washington, since 2007. Consultant, service in building palliaitve care capacity & programs, Jeddah, since 2008.
Volunteer, various organizations, Jeddah, 2002—2010. Member of Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association, AAHPM, IAHPC, Oncology Nursing Society, Sigma Theta Tue Honor Society.