American Univesity of Beirut

The Toll of Cascading Crises on Lebanon’s Health Workforce

​​​This commentary outlines the dire conditions that are leading to the accelerated attrition of the Lebanese health workforce and provides valuable remedial insights. The authors call upon the international community to inject financial resources into the Lebanese healthcare system. They also ask the Lebanese physicians and health workforce in the diaspora to play an active role by lobbying to speed up the delivery of funds and service. The commentary also suggests other remedial actions, such as leveraging technology and task shifting among the Lebanese healthcare workforce. Without a swift and affirmative action, the Lebanese health care system remains at the brink of collapse. 

Read more here


Contact Us

For various questions, please try contacting us via social media first!
read more

Privacy Statement

We take data privacy seriously and adhere to all applicable data privacy laws and regulations.
read more

Copyright and Disclaimer

Written permission is needed to copy or disseminate all or part of the materials on the AUB website.
read more

Title IX, Non-Discrimination, and Anti-Discriminatory Harassment

AUB is committed to providing a safe, respectful, and inclusive environment to all members of its community.
read more