American University of Beirut

Ongoing Research Projects

  • Dr. Ossama Abbas : Plasmacytoid dendritic cells in autoimmune blistering disorders.​

  • Dr. Abdul-Ghani Kibbi : A World-wide Antihistamine-Refractory chronic urticaria patient Evaluation in Asia-pacific, Middle-east and African Countries (AWARE-AMAC): A non-interventional study to collect data on the management and clinical impacts of chronic urticaria in patients refractory to H1-antihistamine therapy.​

  • Dr. Abdul-Ghani Kibbi : A non-interventional, prospective 12-months study to characterize the Real-life effectiveness and treatment patterns of Secuklnumab and current standard of care in patient with chronic plaque psoriasis eligible for systematic treatment in Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions (REALIA).​

  • ​Dr. Dany Nassar : Exploring the role of Neutrophil extracellular traps in Behcet's disease.​

  • Dr. Dany Nassar : Molecular mechanisms of skin metastases from internal solid organ tumors.​

  • Dr. Dany Nassar : Frequencies of known driver mutations in melanoma patients in Lebanon.​

  • ​​Dr. Abdul-Ghani Kibbi : Effectiveness of Adalimumab in moderate to severe Hidradenitis Suppurativa patients-a Multi country study in real life setting- Harmony study.​

  • Dr. Mazen Kurban : Genodermatosis in Lebanon: Clinical Molecular Study.​

  • Dr. Mazen Kurban : Genetics of Erythropoeitic protopotphyria in Lebanon and the region; A Clinical and Molecular study.

  • Dr. Mazen Kurban : Vitamin D in the skin

  • Dr. Mazen Kurban & Dr. Nelly Rubeiz : Ichthyosis Clinical treatment Trial

  • Dr. Mazen Kurban : Psychosocial Disorders in Genodermatosis patients​

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