The Public Health Sector in Lebanon: Current Situation & Challenges - Free Online Session

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Friday, February 5, 2021


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8:00 pm

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The Public Health Sector in Lebanon: Current Situation & Challenges Online Interactive Workshop by I Have Learned Academy In Collaboration with KAS - Konrad Adenauer Stiftung in Beirut

The situation of the Lebanese Healthcare sector Prior to COVID-19, with emphasis on the Public Healthcare sector
- Healthcare system in Lebanon
- Role of Public Hospitals
- Role of Private Hospitals

COVID-19, where are we now, and how did we get here, and what is the future outlook?
- COVID-19 Virus: features, and impact
- Government response plan
- People behaviors towards the government plan
- COVID-19 Crisis: Current Status
- COVID-19 Vaccine

Lebanese Public Healthcare sector: Future Challenges
How can the public healthcare sector be supported: Role of the private sector, the Lebanese diaspora, and the international community

Speaker's Bio

Firass Abiad is the chairman of the board and general manager of the Rafik Hariri University Hospital. He received his MD and did his surgical residency at the American University of Beirut. He then specialized in Laparoscopic and Bariatric surgery in the US. He is a surgeon with twenty years of experience. In addition, Firass has held numerous administrative and leadership positions in the institutions he worked in, and in 2014, obtained his EMBA from the Olayan School of Business. Firass is a firm believer in important role leaders play the empowerment and development of their team members. He uses his positive attitude and tireless energy to encourage others to work hard and succeed. The Arab Hospital federation chose Firass as the Man of the Year 2020 for his extensive efforts in leading RHUH to face the challenge of COVID-19. Firass is inspired daily by his wife and their three children.

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This session will be online from the comfort of your home.

This session is part of the Free Online Series Program done by I Have Learned Academy in collaboration with KAS: "Thoughts & Talks for a Better Lebanon"

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