Message From The Director

‚ÄčWelcome to the website of the Clinical Research Institute (CRI)!

The mission of the CRI is to promote, support, and provide the infrastructure for innovative clinical research at the Faculty of Medicine (FM) at the American University of Beirut (AUB), and at its Medical Center (AUBMC). 
We invite you to explore on our website the different research education activities that we offer, as well as the different projects we are involved in. 
The CRI team includes highly dedicated and skilled faculty and staff, that would be happy to meet with you and discuss how we can help. 
Please follow-up on social media for our latest news.


Elie Akl, MD, MPH, PhD
Director of the Clinical Research Institute