The Center for Research on Population and Health supports research on issues at the intersection of population and health in Lebanon, the region, and internationally, and disseminates findings to scientists, policymakers, and the public. Read more about us.
Akik, C., Ghattas, H., Filteau, S., & Knai, C. (2017). Barriers to breastfeeding in Lebanon: A policy analysis. Journal of Public Health Policy, 1-13.Akik C., El Bawab L., Ghattas H., Obeid O., El-Jardali, F. (2016). K2P Dialogue Summary: Informing Salt Iodization Policies in Lebanon to Ensure Optimal Iodine Nutrition. Knowledge to Policy (K2P) Center. Beirut, Lebanon.
Akik C., El-Mallah C., Ghattas H., Obeid O, El-Jardali F. (2016). K2P Policy Brief: Informing Salt Iodization Policies in Lebanon to Ensure Optimal Iodine Nutrition. Knowledge to Policy (K2P) Center, Beirut, Lebanon.
Ghattas, H., Sassine, A. J., Aqeel, M., Hwalla, N., Obeid, O. A., & Sahyoun, N. R. (2017). Children’s Experiences of Food Insecurity in Lebanon: A Qualitative Study. Journal of Hunger & Environmental Nutrition, 1-12.
Mesmar, S., Talhouk, R., Akik, C., Olivier, P., Elhajj, I. H., Elbassuoni, S., & Ghattas, H. (2016). The impact of digital technology on health of populations affected by humanitarian crises: Recent innovations and current gaps. Journal of Public Health Policy, 37(2), 167-200.
Osborn, M., & Obermeyer, C. M. (2016). Understanding client satisfaction with HIV testing and counseling services: a mixed-methods study in four African countries. AIDS care, 28(6), 689-694.
Talhouk, R., Mesmar, S., Thieme, A., Balaam, M., Olivier, P., Akik, C., & Ghattas, H. (2016). Syrian refugees and digital health in Lebanon: Opportunities for improving antenatal health. In Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (pp. 331-342). ACM.