Chairperson’s Welcome Message

​​​​​​​​​Dr.MarieT Aouad.jpgAnesthesiology is a dynamic and evolving landscape. The specialty is getting evermore challenging and demanding and the scope of practice is expanding. The mission of the department of Anesthesiology at the American University of Beirut is to delive​​​r a wide range of world-class clinical services, to accommodate innovation in all fields of modern anesthesiology, to provide outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate medical education and to foster innovative research. But first and foremost, we place patients at the center of our practice, providing them with answers, comfort, support, and the best medical services we can master. Our team is made up of top-notch anesthesiologists with diverse subspecialty training backgrounds including expertise in cardiac anesthesiology and transesophageal echocardiography, neuroanesthesiology, pediatric anesthesiology, obstetrical anesthesiology, regional anesthesia, and pain medicine. 



Marie T. Aouad, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology
Interim Chairperson
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine