Wafa Harbaji

Specialities
Endocrinology / Diabetes
Languages
English, Arabic

Core competencies

  • Support and education for people with diabetes (paediatric, adult and gestational diabetes) in diabetes self management education and training
  • Introduction of tablets or injection therapy
  • Lifestyle management with diabetes
  • Initiation and management of safe and effective insulin pump therapy
  • Use of of continuous glucose monitoring devices
  • Diabetic pregnant patient care
  • Diabetes education
  • Public health awareness about chronic and acute complications of diabetes¬†

Profile

Nationality
Jordan
Summary
Wafa holds a Bachelor degree in Midwifery and a Diploma and Master degree in Diabetes Education from the National Institute for Diabetes, Endocrine and Genetics, The University of Jordan. She is also a certified insulin pump trainer.

She trained for two years at NIDEG and has five years' experience in SKMCA, Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research, Ajman. She helped establish the diabetes clinic in Masfoot Hospital and the paediatric diabetes and endocrine clinic in Rashid Center for Diabetes and Research. She also worked in the antenatal diabetic clinic of RCDR and SKMCA Hospital.

Qualification

Master degree in Diabetes Education
Memberships
Member of the UAE Diabetes Educator Club (under Emirates Diabetes and Endocrine Society)
Member of Jordan Nursing and Midwifery Council
Member of Jordan Diabetes Education Society

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