Sharifa  Al-Qaaydeh MS, RN
  • Assistant Professor (Clinical), College Of Nursing


  • BS , Nursing, University of Utah
  • MS, Teaching Nursing, University of Utah. Project: "Late effects of childhood cancer: Creation of the Childhood Cancer Portfolio"


Since earning her BS in Nursing from the University of Utah in 2003, Sharifa has been a nurse at Primary Children's Medical Center's Pediatric Hematology/Oncology floor.  Upon completing her MS in Teaching Nursing from the University of Utah in 2008, she became a clinical faculty member with the College of Nursing's undergraduate and graduate program.  Sharifa loves to spend time with her two children, travel, and teach.

Career Highlights

2003 - BS in Nursing; Minor in Middle Eastern Studies

2003-2008  - Pediatric Oncology Nurse at Primary Children's Medical Center

2007 - Instructor for NCLEX Review

2007 - Instructor for Salt Lake Community College

2008 - MS in Teaching Nursing

2008 - Full-time Instructor at University of Utah (Clinical)

2009 - Enrollment in PhD Program (Nursing)