Zeina Sleem holds a Master's degree in Public Health with a concentration in Health Management and Policy from the American University of Beirut and a Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences from Haigazian University.
She is an Evidence Lead Specialist at the Knowledge to Policy (K2P) Center at AUB. Her research interests and work are focused on health policy and system research, knowledge translation, evidence-informed policy.
She has worked on various projects with the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH) including developing toolkits on women's, children's and adolescent's health during COVID-19, developing policy-relevant evidence and knowledge products on financing for equity for women's, children's and adolescents' health and well-being. She co-organized and coordinated the “Responding to Women's, Newborn's, Children's and Adolescents' Health Needs in Conflict Settings - Eastern Mediterranean Region Multi-Stakeholder Virtual Workshop" with PMNCH and BRANCH consortium. Other projects she worked on include supporting the institutional framework and organizational development of the newly established primary health care institute (PHCI) in Libya and developing knowledge translation products on moving towards a digitalized health care system in Lebanon.