AAHC/I Publications and Resources
The webinar is a direct reponse to last year's conference at AUB that discussed Medical Education, humanism technology, and the physician of the future. It discusses how shaping the physician of tomorrow should start within the premedical years.
The webinar gives a broad overview of research challenges facing academic health centers and systems located in and working with those in the Middle East. Presented by Ibrahim Janahi, MD, FCCP, FRCPCH, Chair, Medical Education, Division Chief, Pediatric Pulmonology, Sidra-Medicine, and Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medicine, in Qatar
The webinar discusses the impending radical transformation of medical and premedical education to prepare future doctors for practicing medicine in the 21st century. The outcomes and recommendations of the AAHCI-MENA regional meeting and the AAHC national meeting, held in Beirut and Chicago in 2018, were presented, as was the resulting proposals to transform medical and premedical curricula in the new era.
The American University of Beirut (AUB) established the Clinical Research Institute (CRI) to support and promote innovative clinical research and collaborative activities. This presentation will review the capacity building programs as well as the different units and centers established to achieve these goals. The presenter will discuss the challenges, opportunities, and lessons learned.
The main objective of scientific publishing is for researchers and academicians to share their knowledge and results with peers so that research and development can progress. During this webinar, members will learn the different types of scientific publications, the publishing process in scientific journals, the major index databases, and the statistical evaluation of bibliographical data including journals and researchers.
This webinar focused on the Lebanese perspective in response to the COVID-19, presented by Dr. Georges Ghanem, Chief Medical Officer of AAHCI MENA member, Lebanese American University Medical Center - Rizk Hospital. Dr. Ghanem, addressed Lebanon's overall readiness, response, and anticipated recovery plans. He reviewed efforts to mitigate the spread in the country and protect those who are most vulnerable to this disease.