American Univesity of Beirut

Research Education Unit (REU)

​​​​​​​​​​​​Target Audience

  • AUB & AUBMC faculty, students, residents, trainees, research fellows, clinical fellows, research assistants, and staff involved in research 
  • Individuals outside AUB and the region interested in medical research methodology


  • Provide Faculty of Medicine and AUBMC faculty, students, trainees, and staff involved in research with a wide range of resources and educational tools
  • Support the institutional vision towards promoting an ethical and innovative research culture


  • Provide a number of educational programs to individuals inside AUB
  • Offer a wide range of training workshops to individuals inside and outside AUB
  • Accommodate training workshops for the region

REU Team Members

REU director: Martine El Bejjani, PhD
REU coordinator: Sara Khansa, MBA


Contact Information

Ms. Sara Khansa
Telephone: 961 1350000 ext. 5452 

Upcoming Workshops:

​​2021/2022 REU Calendar:​

Workshop TitleSpeaker(s)Date
E-workshop on Statistics made easyHani Tamim, PhDOct 11-13, 2021
E-workshop on Endnote and reference managementOla El-Zein, PhDNov 8-12, 2021
E-workshop on How to conduct systematic reviewsElie Akl, MD, MPH, PhDNov 23-26, 2021
E-workshop on Qualitative research: when to use and how to conductGladys Honein, PhD

Jennifer Ayoub, MS

Lina Onsi, MS
Jan 17-21, 2022
E-workshop on Development and adaptation of practice guidelinesElie Akl, MD, MPH, PhDFeb 7-11, 2022
E-workshop on Project TIER webinar​
Richard Ball, MS, PhD

Jenna Krall, PhD

Norm Medeiros, MLIS
Feb 15 & Feb 17, 2022
E-workshop on Statistics made easyHani Tamim, PhDMar 1-4, 2022 
E-workshop on Publishing Your ResearchElie Akl, MD, PhDMar 14-18, 2022
E-workshop on Survival (time-to-event) analysisMartine Elbejjani, PhDApr 4-6, 2022
E-workshop on Designing search strategies for systematic reviewsOla El-Zein, PhDMay 9-13, 2022


REU Portfolio.pdf

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