Dr. Heather L Harvey
Heather Harvey
Associate Professor of Health Science|Program Coordinator of Health Sciences
  • BA, Queens College
  • MS, University of Tennessee
  • DrPH, University of South Carolina
Professional Accomplishments
  • American Public Health Association -APHA
  • Drug Testing Committee for Ministry of Health, at FINA International Swimming Competition, Dubai 2010
  • Fulbright-Hayes recipient Singapore & Malaysia, 2006
  • “Teach” Best Buy Technology Grant, 2003
  • CSAT Pilot Grant, for House of TIME, 2001


Kulani, M, Parahoo, SK, Yousef, MS, Harvey, HL, Shalabi, M, AlKamil, E. (2021). Family readiness for evidence based injury prevention and car seat safety in Jordan, International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion. Doi: 10.1080/17457300.2021.1879164.

Dutta, S, Parahoo, SK, Afzal, M, Harvey, H (2021). A conceptual understanding of entrepreneurial motivation, employment creation, and supporting factors on micro, meso, and macro level entrepreneurship, World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development, 17(1), 56-76. 

Yousef, MS, Harvey, HL, Sharei, A, Ramzy, A & Zabon, W., Badran, D. (2020). The attitude of medical students towards the teaching of anatomy. European Journal of Anatomy, 24(6), 449-458. ISSN 2340-311X . 

Harvey, HL, Parahoo, SK, Mumtaz, S, Badran, D & BeniHani, K (2020). Investigating individual and situational factors influencing student academic integrity, Educational Alternatives, v18 (2020), 30-44. ISSN 1314-7277. 

Ayyagari, M, Khazraji, M, Harvey, H, Parahoo, S, & Mumtaz, S. (2020). Investigating actors and enablers of innovation using a service ecosystem lens: A modeling approach. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research, 1(1). Doi: 10.1504/IJBIR.2020.10024931. 

Parahoo, SK, Harvey, HL & Ayyagari, M (2018). Marketing of public services: The impact of service quality, reputation and consumer engagement on customer perceived value, satisfaction and loyalty. Journal of Economic Analysis, 51(1-2), 60-78. DOI:10.28934/ea.18.51.12.pp60-78 

Hijazi, HH, Harvey, HL, Alyaha, MS, Alshraideh, HA, Aladi, RM & Parahoo, SK. (2018). The impact of applying quality management practices on patient centeredness in Jordanian public hospitals: Results of predictive modeling. Inquiry: Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision & Financing, 55 (2), 1-15. DOI10.1177/0046958018754739 

Harvey, HL, Parahoo, SK & Santally, M. (2017). Do we need to consider gender when assessing student satisfaction in the online learning environment for millennials?. Higher Education Quarterly, February 2017. DOI:10.1111/hequ.12116

Alyaha, M, Hijazi, H, Harvey, HL (2016). Explaining the accreditation process from the institutional isomorphism perspective: a case study of Jordanian primary healthcare centers. International Journal of Health Planning and Management, October 2016. DOI: 10.1002/hpm.2397 

Alyaha, M, Hijazi, H, Alshraid, H, Alsharman, M, AllAbdi, R, & Harvey, H. (2016). Integrating the Principles of Evidence Based Medicine and Evidence Based Public Health: Impact on the Quality of Patient Care and Hospital Readmission Rates in Jordan. International Journal of Integrated Care, 16(3):12, pp. 1–15, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/ijic.2436 
Parahoo, SK, Santally, M, Rajabalee, Y, Harvey, HL (2015). Designing a predictive model of student 
satisfaction in online learning, Journal of Marketing for Higher Education, DOI:10.1080/08841241.2015.1083511 

Parahoo, SK & Harvey, HL. 2014. “Consumer Behavior In Gulf countries: Are traditional satisfaction models valid?” In: Edward, M. & Zakariya, KA (Editors), Marketing Dynamics in Emerging Markets, Directorate of PR and Publications, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kerala, India, pp 163-173. DOI: 10.13140/2.1.2122.8480 

Parahoo, SK, Harvey, HL, Radi, GY (2014). What factors drive tourist satisfaction with public transport? Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 38(1) 1004-1007. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10548408.2014.890158 

Parahoo, SK, Harvey, HL & Radi, GY (2014). Changing consumer behavior paradigms: does passenger age impact factors influencing MRT usage. Corporate Reputation Review, 17(1) 64-77. 

Parahoo, SK, Harvey HL, Tamin, R (2013). Factors influencing student satisfaction in universities in the Gulf region: Does gender of students matter? Journal of Marketing for Higher Education, 

Parahoo, SK, Harvey, HL & Radi, GY (2012). Investigating Determinants of Consumer Behavior in 
MRT Services. 5th Annual Research Symposium in Business & Economics, American University, Sharjah UAE May 2, 2013. 

Parahoo, SK, Harvey, HL & Radi, GY (2012). An SEM approach to investigating Determinants of Consumer Behavior, Middlesex University Dubai Research Seminar, March 20, 2013.

Harvey, H. & Sandusky, J. (2006). Building University Students’ Technology Skills To Address 
Global Health Issues. Publication proceeding 141-143: Academy of International Business- Southeast Chapter Conference, Clearwater Beach, FL. 
Katner, Durham, Patel, Weerasuriya, Harvey, Durham, Cook,Patel, Stephens, Dane. (2002). The 
Epidemic of HIV/AIDs in Middle Georgia. Journal of the Medical Association of Georgia. 91(2), 35-38.