Esra’ Hamdan

Address: Al-Quds University, Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Department, Faculty of Health Professions, Health Complex , Second Floor , Room 209C (

Residence: Jerusalem

Current Courses that I teach:

Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy, Physical Agents in Rehabilitation & Electrotherapy, Community Based Rehabilitation, Clinical Field Work (Teaching & Supervision) Graduate Projects supervision.

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Dr Esra’ Hamdan holds a PhD in  (Health Science / Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation) from University of East Anglia (UEA) in Norwich, UK, 2020. Had her Master in  (Rehabilitation) from Nottingham University, UK, 2008 and she had her Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy,  from Al-Quds University, Palestine,2004.

Positions Held: 

  • Assistant Professor at Physiotherapy in Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Department / Al-Quds University /Palestine. She served as a head of department at different times Sept. 2014– 2015& from Sept. 2010 – Aug. 2012. Also , she is an Instructor & Clinical Supervisor of Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Department since


  • HESPAL (Higher Education Scholarship Palestine) British Council/ Palestinian Territories from 2018-2020 funding PhD Study at UK.
  • IMET-2000 Pal (International Medical Education Trust) Fund fieldwork data collection of PhD at Palestinian Territories 2017.

Research Interest:

  • Physiotherapy Role in Cancer Rehabilitation Field / Cardio & Pulmonary Rehabilitation Field. Also, physiotherapy Role within Electro-Physical Agents & Manual Therapy Field.


  • Uses of Outcome Measures in Rehabilitation Units in Midlands of UK, 2013, LAP
  • LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany .
  • Akram Amro, Haneen Dhaidel, Mira Amer, Haneen Qassis, Razan Hilal, Issa Jarayse and Esra Hamdan, 2018. “Quality of Life, pain, and disability Post-surgical management of Breast Cancer”, International Journal of Development Research, 8, (12), 24556-24560 .
  • Poster Presentation at 1st International Conference on Physical Therapy in Oncology, on 5th June, 2018, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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