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Faculty & Staff Honors

AUB: The Lebanese Ministry of Public Health Honors FHS Professor Dr. Faysal El Kak for his Achievements in Promoting Maternal Health

In another acknowledgment for his achievements and devotion in the public health and medicine field, Dr. Faysal El Kak, co- principal investigator of the “Youth Sexual & Reproductive Health Project” at the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) of the American University of Beirut (AUB), was awarded a shield of appreciation in an honoring event organized by the Ministry of Public Health. The shield was presented by the director general of the MOPH, Dr. Walid Ammar. The honor comes in appreciation of Dr El Kak impact on maternal health in Lebanon and on coordinating and strengthening the work of the National Committee on Safe Motherhood, contributing to the efforts to reduce maternal mortality and promote maternal health in Lebanon.

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[Photo: Dr. Faysal El Kak (on right)]