Dr. Joumana Kmeid
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Joumana Kmeid obtained her M.D degree from the Lebanese University, Faculty of Medical Sciences in June 2009.
Following her graduation, Dr. Kmeid completed a 3-year residency training in Internal Medicine at the American University of Beirut (AUB)-Medical Center, followed by a 2-year fellowship training in Infectious Diseases. She graduated successfully from that program in June 2014.
Dr. Kmeid subsequently joined the Scholars in Health Research Program (SHARP) at the AUB, and received, in July 2014, a Certificate in non-communicable diseases research.
Dr. Kmeid moved to the USA in October 2014 to pursue a 1-year postdoctoral fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
In April 2016, Dr. Joumana Kmeid started her clinical career at Bareen International Hospital in Abu Dhabi, UAE where she practiced as an Infectious diseases specialist as well as Infection Control chairperson until December 2017, after which she returned to Lebanon and joined in January 2018 Keserwan Medical Center (KMC).
Dr. Kmeid maintained her position at KMC until she was recruited by the LAU Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine as a full time faculty with a rank of Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases.