Rima Khasawneh, MD
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Rima Khasawneh, MD

Assistant Professor in Pediatrics

Division of Rheumatology & Infectious Diseases

Department of Medicine

University of Nebraska Medical Center School of Medicine

Omaha, Nebraska



Dr. Khasawneh is an Assitant Professor of  Pediatrics at University of Nebraska Medical Center , Omaha, Nebraska, and she has a dual specialty in both Rheumatollgy and Infectious Diseases


Dr.Khasawneh graduated from medical school from Jordan University of Science and Technology in Jordan where she did her first pediatric residency, then worked as a pediatrician for 5 years before she came to the States. She did her second residency at University of Kansas Medical Center, in Kansas City, KS, then did a fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE, then another fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology at Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA before returning to Omaha again to join  University of Nebraska Medical Center for her current position.


Of note, Dr.Khasawneh also holds a master degree in Audiolgoy from University of Kansas Medical Center and the Joint Master of Health Profession Education from Maastricht University, and a Certificate inTravel Health from International Society of Travel Medicine. Her research interest is eduacational research.