MIRABEL Research Award

01 June 2022


The Faculty of Pharmacy proudly congratulates Dr. Samar Karout and Dr. Rania Itani, Clinical Assistant Professors, at the Faculty of Pharmacy, for winning a research grant, which was selected out of 73 submitted proposals to the “Action Liban”.

The “Action Liban” project call was launched by the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI), the National Research Agency (ANR), and the National Council for Scientific Research of Lebanon (CNRS-L).

The granted project led by the Faculty of Pharmacy is entitled “MIRABEL” (Mental Disorders, Suicidal Ideation, Substance Abuse, and Immigration choices among Vulnerable population residing in Lebanon during COVID-19 and economic crises). This project will be conducted in collaboration with researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH-USA) and the Research Director of Institut de Recherché et Documentation en Economie de la Santé (IRDES-France).