Rima Nakkash

Assistant Professor
Coordinator of AUB-TCRG

Department of Health Promotion and Community Health
Center for Research on Population and Health
Faculty of Health Sciences
American University of Beirut
Van Dyck Buildin​g
PO Box 11-0236
Beirut, Lebanon 
Office: Room 335, Van Dyck
Tel: 961 1 350000 ext. 4667
Fax: 961-1-744470


  • DrPH in Public Health Policy (2007) London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine


Tobacco industry strategies in influencing tobacco control; Evaluating tobacco control policies; The determinants and consequences of smoking the Narghile: Extending the Research agenda; Impact of a community based RCT to improve mental health of Palestinian refugee youth; Impact of a community based psychosocial intervention to improve mental health of women in disadvantaged areas; Preventing the initiation of narghile use: Evaluation of a school-based intervention.​