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A selection of ongoing research projects:
  1.  Abiad F, Ghazeeri G, Alami R, Safadi B, Awwad J, Hamadi C. The Effect of Sleeve Gastrectomy on Reproductive, Metabolic and Endocrine Profile in PCOS Women: a prospective cohort study

  2. Ghazeeri G, Awwad J, Nassar A, Ghafari J, Hamadi C. Periodontal Disease and IVF Outcomes : A prospective cohort study

  3. Ghazeeri G, Hamadi C, Tewfik I, Tinworth L, Obeid O. Public Health Nutrition Intervention to Enhance Healthy Eating and Lifestyle Modification in Lebanese Women with PCOS

  4. Bazi T, Geagea S, Salameh A. The Prevalence of Symptoms, Degree of Bother and Determinants of Health Care-Seeking Behavior for Pelvic Floor Disorders in Lebanese Female Population. 

  5. El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Nassar AH, Arabi A, Chakhtoura M, Mahfoud Z, Cooper C, Harvey N, Charafeddine L, Nabulsi M, Seoud M, Mahfouz R, Zgheib N, Habib R, Chokr A, Chokr I, Chahine R, Fassih R, Zaitoun A, Al Hassan J, Tfayli N, Al Tayeh R, Diab T, Effect of Vitamin D Replacement on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes: A Randomized Controlled Trial in Pregnant Women with Hypovitaminosis D.

  6. Sharara-Chami R, Nassar AH, Nassif J. The Use of Breast Simulators in Teaching Clinical Breast Examination (CBE) to Medical Students on Culturally Diverse Standardized Patients.

  7. Ghazeeri G, El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Nassar AH, Awwad J. The Effect of Vitamin D, Atrovastatin, and Fluvastatin on Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Parallel Three Arm Trial.

  8. El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Nassar AH, Mirza F. Vitamin D Status in Mothers and Their Newborns in Lebanon and its Impact on Labor and Neonatal Outcome: A Prospective Cohort Study.

  9. Ghulmiyyah L, Nassar A, Usta I, Mirza F, Adra A. Effect of uterine massage versus sustained uterine compression on blood loss and    maternal pain after vaginal delivery: a randomized controlled trial. Started October 2014.

  10. Hobeika E, Nassar AH, Usta I, Ghulmiyyah L, Ghazeeri G, Tamim H. Obstetrical gel use to shorten labor and prevent lower genital tract trauma: A randomized controlled trial.

  11. Chamsy D, Nassar AH, Alami R, Awwad J, Ghulmiyyah L, Nassif J. Comparing Laparoscopic Baseline Skills and Skill Acquisition of Senior Gynecology and General Surgery Residents.

  12. Awwad J, Farhat R, Ghazeeri G, Nassar AH. Semen Human Papiloma Virus (HPV) Shedding in Couples Undergoing Assisted Reproductive Technologies: prevalence and clinical Outcome.

  13. Awwad J, Farra C, Ghazeeri G, Boulos F, Nassar AH. Comparative Genomic Profiling of Messenger RNAs and Micro RNAs in the Receptive Human Endomerium of Infertile Women with unexplaine Recurrent Implantation Failure Compared to Healthy Fertile Controls.

  14. Nassar AH. Usta I, Awwad J, Mirza F, Ghazeeri G, Adra A, Chahine R. Maternal Morbidity Resulting from the Timing of Elective Cesarean Delivery: A Prospective Cohort Study.

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology American University of Beirut Medical Center