Since 1902, American University of Beirut Medical Center has provided the highest standards of care to patients across Lebanon and the region. It is also the teaching hospital for the Faculty of Medicine at the American University of Beirut (established in 1867), which has trained generations of medical students and physicians and whose graduates can be found at leading institutions around the world.
AUBMC is the first medical institution in the Middle East to have earned international accreditation from three leading bodies—JCI, Magnet, and CAP—attesting to its superior standards in patient-centered care, nursing, and pathology/laboratory services.
The Faculty of Medicine has graduated more than 4,000 medical students and physicians. The Rafic Hariri School of Nursing provides excellent education for the nursing staff. And the Medical Center meets the health care needs of over 360,000 patient visits annually.