Dr. Intima Alrimawi

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Phone: 202-884-9685
Office: Payden 220


  • Ph.D., Nursing, University of Nottingham (UK)
  • MSc, Advanced Nursing, University of Nottingham (UK)
  • MPH, Community and Public Health, Birzeit University (Palestine)


  • Community health: health development mainly in low and middle-income countries
  • Child health: child abuse and neglect, injury prevention
  • End of life care: Palliative health care, oncology


  • International Network for Doctoral Education in Nursing (INDEN) - Board member since Jan 2019, Member since Dec 2014
  • International Family Nursing Association (IFNA)
  • National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • American Nursing Association (ANA)
  • Virginia Nursing Association (VNA)


  • • Won Virginia Nurses Foundation’s 40 Under 40 award for outstanding emerging nurse leaders (Jul, 2018)

Select Works Published

  • Palestinian managers’ views and practices regarding the prevention of home injuries: An explorative qualitative study
    Alrimawi I., Watson M.C., Hall C., ALBashtawy, M., Al-Yateem, N., International Journal of Health Planning and Management, 2019
  • Exploring factors among healthcare professionals that inhabit effective pain management in cancer patients.
    Saifan, A., Bashayreh,I., Al-Ghabeesh, S., Batiha, A., Alrimawi, I., Al-Saraireh, M., Al-Momani, M., . Central European Journal of Nursing and Midwifery. (10)1: pp. 967–976, 2019
  • Predictors of Uncertainty in Parents of Children Living With Chronic Conditions.
    • Al-Yateem, N., Brenner, M., Alrimawi, I., Al-Shujairi, A., Al-Yateem, S., Nursing Children and Young People., 2019