Welcome to the webpage for medical education at the AUBFM. Here you will find information about the various educational programs of the Faculty of Medicine including the MD program, postgraduate residency and fellowship training programs, and the graduate programs in the biomedical sciences (MS and PhD).
The Faculty of Medicine and Center are committed to educate and train the best physicians and biomedical research leaders to meet future health care needs in the region, advocating for the community’s well-being and access to care by providing quality patient care, cost effectiveness, and patient satisfaction, and performing premier basic and clinical research.
The various programs have witnessed major transformation and achievements over the past years: the medical curriculum has been transformed into a modern, student centered, integrated curriculum; several graduate medical education residency programs have garnered accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education international (ACGME-I); and the PhD program in basic biomedical sciences has been reactivated after having been frozen for many years.
These are exciting times for the Faculty of Medicine and Medical Center, which are undergoing major changes and growth; we invite you to learn more about us by visiting the various sections of this webpage.
Medical Education at the American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine (AUBFM) includes several programs that can be grouped under three major categories: