Nursing Advancement Program (NAP)

​​​​​The Nursing advancement Program (NAP) was developed to support registered nurses at AUBMC in advancing their clinical research knowledge. The program extends over 4 months and includes weekly seminar series, a number of training workshops and a research proposal.


Target Audience

Participants include registered nurses at AUBMC with:​

  • Previous research experience
  • A Master’s degree
  • A minimum of 2 years of nursing experience at AUBMC


To train registered nurses at AUBMC in clinical research with the ultimate aims of:

  • Supporting nurses in advancing their clinical research knowledge
  • Promoting the growth of the AUBMC clinical research community

NAP Team Members

NAP director: Lina Badr, RN, PhD, CPNP, FAAN
Program Faculty: Angela R. Massouh, PhD, MScN, CNS
NAP coordinator: Sara Khansa, MBA


Contact Information

Ms. Sara Khansa
Telephone: 961 1350000 ext. 5452 


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