Mohammad S Othman, PhD, RN, CHSE
 Title: Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
 Dept: Nursing
 Office: JH 258
 Phone: 216-687-5525
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. JH 258, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Research Keywords:
Symptom Management, pediatric oncology, cancer-related fatigue, CRF, simulation, healthcare education
B.S., Nursing, Faculty of Nursing/Al al-Bayt University, 2006
M.S.N., Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, School of Nursing/University of Cincinnati, 2016
Ph.D., Symptom Management in Pediatric Oncology, School of Nursing/University of Cincinnati, 2017
Brief Bio:
Mohammad Othman is an assistant professor at Cleveland State University School of Nursing who has been licensed and practicing nursing since 2006. Previously, Mohammad worked as a registered nurse in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) at King Abdullah University Hospital in Ramtha, Jordan and at Cincinnati Children Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, OH. Mohammad also worked as an ambulance nurse in Abu Dhabi, UAE. He also worked as a travel/per-diem PICU nurse at several hospitals in CA.

In 2011, Mohammad came to the United States to pursue his graduate studies at the University of Cincinnati School (UC) of Nursing. He earned his master¿s from the Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program. His PhD focused on the symptom management in pediatric oncology where he investigated the variables that influence cancer-related fatigue (CRF) in pediatric oncology patients. While working on his graduate studies, Mohammad at the UC School of Nursing as a graduate teaching and research assistant where he helped write research grants and run the skills and simulation lab.
Honors and Awards:
¿Faculty Start-up Fund ($34,544.00) - Cleveland State University (2018)

¿HMX Fundamentals Tuition Waiver Scholarship Harvard Medical School (2017)

¿Spirit of Community Award University Of Cincinnati (2014)
Creative and Activities:
¿Composed data retrieval wizard involving sequential forms to facilitate quantitative and qualitative data extraction.
¿Resulted in a cumulative, detailed, and dynamic literature database on the reviewed topic.
¿Desired queries can be run to retrieve the pertinent data to facilitate the process of literature mapping and objective gap identification.

¿Developed automated, color-coding Excel® sheet to help undergraduate nursing students identify subjects/topics that need review and enforcement as they prepare for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX RN).
¿The sheet was well received by faculty and students and has been continuously utilized in the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing.
Research Interests:
Symptom Management in Pediatric Oncology

Simulation in Healthcare Education
Teaching Areas:
Pediatric Nursing

Medical Surgical Nursing
Community Service:
¿Provided consultation and education seminars to Chaplains and Chaplain students in the Pastoral Care Department at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center regarding Islam and Middle Eastern culture, Cincinnati, OH (2014 - 2018)

¿Served as a Community Services Officer for the Golden Key International Honor Society, Cincinnati, OH (2013 - 2014)

¿Served as a peer-mentor for Ph.D. students at the university of Cincinnati College of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH (2012 - 2017)

¿Served as Arts & Calligraphy tutor in the Summer Orphans Program, Souf Refugees Camp, Jordan (2001 - 2003)