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Ms. Farah Aboul Hosn

Deputy Director

Work Experience

Ms. Farah has a BS in Nutrition & Dietetics from American University of Beirut and a Master’s Degree in Healthcare & Quality Management from the Lebanese Univeristy. She has a total of 9 years’ experience as Clinical Dietician in a 350 bed hospital, 5 years as a Dietary Department Head and 8 years as Dietetic Internship Head. She is also an Internal Quality Auditor (TUV), Certified Food Safety Supervisor ISO22000 and Certified Hospital Accreditation Surveyor. She has vast experience in many fields:

  • 9 years experience as Internship Trainer and Preceptor
  • 8 years experience as Internal Quality Auditor
  • 7 years experience as Food Safety Management Supervisor (ISO22000)
  • 6 years experience as Diabetes Educator & Facilitator
  • 5 years experience in Project Management
  • 4 years experience in Palliative care nutritional management
  • 3 years experience as Hospital Accreditation Surveyor

Ms. Farah is also a member of

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • American Nutrition Association
  • American Dietetic Association
  • Lebanese academy of nutrition and Dietetics (LAND)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Special Interests

  • Geriatric Nutrition
  • Nutritional Interventions in Renal Diseases
  • Training & Coaching (Nutrition – Strategic plans – Projects – Feasibility Studies …)
  • Nutritional Interventions in Diabetes Management
  • Palliative Care Nutritional Interventions
  • Long term care Nutritional Interventions
  • Enteral & Parenteral Feedings
  • Implementing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Nutritional Interventions

Research / Publications

  • Cook & Chill project for Food Service Facilities in a Hospital setting
  • Validity of Dietetic Internship Programs in Lebanese Hospitals
  • Tocopherols and Tocotrienols intervention in nutritional wellbeing
  • Dietetic Internship program for a 350 bed tertiary care hospital

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