Associate Prof. Mohamad Toufic Houri

Associate Prof. Mohamad Toufic Houri
Faculty: Medicine Department: Clinical Sciences Position: Assistant Dean Office Number: 405Phone: 01300110Ext: 2596E-mail: mohamad.houri@bau.edu.lb

Biography

Dr Mohamad Toufic Houri, is the Assistant Dean and an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the Faculty of Medicine, Beirut Arab University. He is a Plastic & Reconstructive Ophthalmic Surgeon with a Doctorate Degree in Ophthalmology (Dr Ch O), Masters in Medical Education in addition to a Post-Grad Diploma in Hospital & Healthcare Management. He has been awarded International Ophthalmologist Education Award by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He’s a member of the Cabinet of the Lebanese Ophthalmological Society, an International Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Associate Member of the European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. He delivered several oral presentations at international conferences in Ophthalmology & Medical Education.(Associate Prof Mohamad Houri CV)
 
 

Teaching

Work Experience
Academic Experience
Assistant Dean 2012-Present
Faculty of Medicine, Beirut Arab University, Beirut, Lebanon
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology2014-Present
Faculty of Medicine, Beirut Arab University, Beirut, Lebanon
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology2009-2014
Faculty of Medicine, Beirut Arab University, Beirut, Lebanon
Assistant Lecturer of Ophthalmology2006-2009
Faculty of Medicine, Beirut Arab University, Beirut, Lebanon
Clinical Experience
Ophthalmologist 2010-Present
Private Clinic, Specialty Clinics Center, Maamari street, Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
Ophthalmologist 2009-2010
BMG-Khoury Hospital, Private Clinics, Beirut, Lebanon
Part-time Ophthalmologist 2009-Present
MakassedGeneral Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
Fellowship in Plastic & Reconstructive Ophthalmic Surgery2007-2008 
University Eye Hospital, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
Resident of Ophthalmology 2003-2007
Alexandria Main University Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt
Rotating intern 2002-2003

2015-16 courses

Fall 2015/2016:
ORUR 503 Surgery Subspecialties  
SUGE603 Surgical Subspecialties Elec

​​Spring 2015/2016:
ORUR 503 Surgery Subspecialties  
GSRG322 General Surgery , ENT & Ophthalmology 
SUGE603 Surgical Subspecialties Elec

2016-17 courses

Fall 2016/2017:
ORUR 503 Surgery Subspecialties  
SUGE603 Surgical Subspecialties Elec

​​Spring 2016/2017:
ORUR 503 Surgery Subspecialties  
GSRG322 General Surgery , ENT & Ophthalmology 
SUGE603 Surgical Subspecialties Elec

Research

Remon Bazak, Mohamad Houri, Samar El Achy, Wael Hussein and Tamer Refaat. Passive targeting of nanoparticles to cancer: A comprehensive review of literature. Journal of Molecular and Clinical Oncology. 2 July 2014. DOI 10.1007/s00432-014-1767-3.
Remon Bazak, Mohamad Houri, Samar El Achy, Serag Kamel and Tamer Refaat. Cancer active targeting by nanoparticles: a comprehensive review of literature. Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology. June 2014. DOI: 10.3892/mco.2014.356.

Activities

Affiliations
Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member of the European Society for Plastic & Reconstructive Ophthalmic Surgery
Member of the Lebanese Ophthalmological Society
Member of the Lebanese Order of Physicians

Oral Presentations
Periocular Dark Circles, An All Time Problem”. European Society for Plastic & Reconstructive Ophthalmic Surgery. 11-13 Sep 2014 Budapest, Hungary.
 “Advantages of introducing this specialty in the Medical Curriculum”. The First Congress on Organ & Tissue Procurement. 23-24 Nov 2012 Lebanon.
 “Blended Clinical/Team Based Learning for Delivering Undergraduate Ophthalmology Curriculum”. World ophthalmological Congress.16-20 Feb 2012 Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Frontalis Flap Advancement through a skin crease incision to treat severe congenital ptosis with poor levator function”.European Society for Plastic & Reconstructive Ophthalmic Surgery. 9-11 Sep 2010 Munich, Germany.
ALR still the workhorse ptosis repair”. European Society for Plastic & Reconstructive Ophthalmic Surgery. 2008 Lucerne, Switzerland

Awards

International Ophthalmologist Education Award” from the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 2014