Hanan Hazboun, Ph.D.
Hanan Saca-Hazboun, PhD, RN
EDUCATION: Villanova University, Villanova, P.A., U.S.A.; Doctor of Philosophy, Nursing Education, 2017
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Assistant Professor
AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS
- Alpha Phi Kappa. Sacramento State University. Inducted May 2017.
MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
- Al-Maha cancer foundation 2018 – Present
- Mediterranean Task Force for Cancer Control 2019 – Present
- International Association for Hospice & Palliative Care 2011 – Present
- National League of Nursing 2010 – Present
- Sigma Theta Tau / Alpha Nu Chapter 2010 – Present
- Multinational Association for Supportive Care in Cancer 2006 – Present
- Oncology Nursing Society 2005 – Present
PUBLICATIONS: ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4107-0780
Yarom, N., Hovan, A., Bossi, P., Ariyawardana, A., Jensen, S. B., Gobbo, M., … & Elad, S. (2020). Systematic review of natural and miscellaneous agents, for the management of oral mucositis in cancer patients and clinical practice guidelines—part 2: honey, herbal compounds, saliva stimulants, probiotics, and miscellaneous agents. Accepted.
Yarom, N., Hovan, A., Bossi, P., Ariyawardana, A., Jensen, S. B., Gobbo, M., … & Nasr, N. M. (2019). Systematic review of natural and miscellaneous agents for the management of oral mucositis in cancer patients and clinical practice guidelines—part 1: vitamins, minerals, and nutritional supplements. Supportive Care in Cancer, 27(10), 3997-4010.
Saca-Hazboun, H. I. (2017). Knowledge and health beliefs about breast cancer screening among rural Palestinian women: pilot study (Doctoral dissertation, Villanova University).
Saca-Hazboun, H., & Glennon, C.A. (2011). Cultural influences on health care in Palestine. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 15(3):281-286.
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2009). Updates in radiation therapy. ONS Connect, 24(9):6-8.
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2009). Patients face difficult decisions at end of treatment. ONS Connect, 24(8): 14.
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2009). Putting evidence into practice: Outcomes of using the ONS PEP resources. ONS Connect, 24(4): 8 – 11.
Abushaikha, L., & Saca-Hazboun, H. (2009). Job satisfaction and burnout among Palestinian nurses in the Eastern Mediterranean. Health Journal, 15(1): 190-197.
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2008). Advances in prostate cancer treatment: How do providers help patients choose appropriate treatments? ONS Connect, 23(9): 8-12.
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2008). Safe handling of chemotherapy: Developing and implementing institutional guidelines. ONS Connect, 23(2): 10-14.
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2008). “Treating the taboo: Cancer control in developing countries. ONS Connect, 23(2): 10-14.
Kav, S., Johnson, J., Rittenberg, C., Fernadez-Ortega, P., Suominen, T., Olsen, P. R., … & Tadic, D. (2008). Role of the nurse in patient education and follow-up of people receiving oral chemotherapy treatment: an international survey. Supportive Care in Cancer, 16(9), 1075-1083. doi:10.1007/s00520-007-0377-x
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2007). Building on a strong foundation: Educating RNs from other specialties for oncology care. ONS Connect, 22(10): 10-14.
Saca-Hazboun, H. (2007). Empowering patients with knowledge: An update on trends in patient education. ONS Connect, 22 (5): 8-13.