Dr. Zeinat Hijazi (MD, M.B.B.CH, DCH, MRCP, FRCP, MRCPCH, FRCPCH) is a highly resolute and competent Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology, Emerita Professor and Senior Advisor and Consultant-Accreditation at the Gilbert & Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine (SOM), Lebanese American University (LAU), and founding Associate Dean for Medical Education (SOM).
Dr. Zeinat is also a Chairperson of Pediatric Department, with over 35 years of collective working experience in several countries. My highly professional experience includes, General Pediatrics, and Pediatric Pulmonary diseases especially asthma, allergy and chest infections with recognized research and publications in the field.
Her achievements include high positions, honors, impressive memberships, conferences and other publications. In addition, she has a record of accomplishment in medical education, curriculum review, medical education accreditation and founder of the first integrated curriculum in Lebanon. with her experience, and qualifications in clinical pediatrics, pulmonology and medical education, Dr. Hijazi Kalaawi has always achieved the highest standard in patient care in pediatrics and pediatric pulmonary diseases.
Respiratory syncytial virus and human rhinoviruses are the major causes of severe lower respiratory tract infections in Kuwait. J Med Virol 2010 Aug:82(8):1462-7. Khadah M, Essa S. Hijazi Z, Behbehani N. Al-Nakib W.