Clinical Simulation Center (CSC)



Vanda Abi Raad, MD, MHPE

Clinical Professor

Nadia El Asmar, MD, MHPE

Clinical Assistant Professor;Clinical Skills Discipline Coordinator;Associate Director of Clinical Simulation Center;Clerkship Director of Primary Care; Director of Medical Year 2


Nelly El-Chammas

Senior Clinical Simulation Lab Supervisor

Rudy Bahri

Lead Clinical Simulation Lab Supervisor


Simulation Instructors

Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine


Caroline Chahine, MD
Clinical Instructor

Hanane Barakat, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clerkship Director

Krystel Malek Saade, MD
Clinical Instructor

Rony Al Nawar, MD
Clinical Instructor

Vanda Abi Raad, MD, MHPE
Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology
Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education
Director of Clinical Simulation Center

Yara Al Jalbout, MD
Clinical Instructor
Program Director, Residency in Anesthesiology

Internal Medicine

Alain Tanios, MD
Clinical Instructor, Program Director of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine

Mariana Helou, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clerkship Director of Emergency Medicine, Acting Division Head of Emergency Medicine


Naji Riachi, MD
Associate Professor
Assistant Dean for Clinical Research
Chair, Department of Neurology

Rechdi Ahdab, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Clerkship Director of Neurology

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Georges Yared, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Co-Clerkship Director in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Michel Samaha, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clerkship Director in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Primary Care

Nadia El Asmar, MD, MHPE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Skills Discipline Coordinator
Associate Director of Clinical Simulation Center
Clerkship Director of Primary Care


Maroun Matar, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clerkship Director of Pediatrics
Acting Division Head, Pediatric Neonatology

Ninette Hawat, MD
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics


Charles Baddoura, MD
Department of Psychiatry

Wael Salemeh, MD
Department of Psychiatry

General Surgery

Nancy Falco Chedid, MD
Assistant Professor, Anatomy

Nazih Youssef, MD, MHPE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Program Director, Residency in Urology
Clerkship Director in Urology

School of Pharmacy

Aline Saad, B.S., Pharm.D.
Clinical Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Professional Pharmacy Practice-Hospital /Drug Information Experience (IPPE)

Elsy Ramia, B.S. Pharm, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pharmacy Practice

Hikmat Rizk, MD
Associate Professor
Physical Assessment

Yara Mary Kuyumjian, B.S. Pharm, Pharm.D., BCCCP
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Professional Elective course

Alice Ramez Chagoury School of Nursing

Abed Al Wahab Al Firikh, M.S.N, C.N.R.N.
Clinical Instructor
Assistant in nursing simulations

Maha Habre, DNP, RN, CEN
Clinical Assistant Professor
High Acuity Nursing Clinical Intensive Care

Mira Abi Saad -Youssef, M.S.N., RN
Clinical Instructor
Core Nursing Practicum II & III

Ola Sukkarieh-Haraty, Ph.D., M.P.H., RN
Assistant Professor
Core Nursing Practicum I

Rita Doumit, Ph.D., M.P.H., RN
Associate Professor
Fundamentals of Nursing and Health Assessment

Zeina El-Jordi, M.S.N., RN
Clinical Instructor
Assistant in nursing simulations

School of Arts and Sciences

Cosette Fakih El-Khoury, MS, BS in Nutrition
Nutrition Instructor
Dietetic Practice

Marie Stephan, Ph.D in Nutrition
Nutrition Assessment

Sandra Abi Akl, MD
Family Physician
Dietetic Practice

Sandra Karnaby, MS, BS in Nutrition
Instructor of Nutrition
Ask your dietetician

American Heart Association (AHA) Instructors