Dr. Fares Zaitoun (Lebanon)

Dr. Fares Zaitoun is a Senior Consultant in Allergy & Clinical Immunology in Clemenceau Medical Center Hospital, Dubai, UAE, and has vast Clinical Experience, Teaching, Faculty Association, and Professorship at American University Hospital and Lebanese-American University Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon since 2000. He has been the Director, Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Center, Beirut, Lebanon, 2000-2021, Director, Allergy Unit, Advanced CURE Diagnostic Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE, since 2011. He was Founding First President, Pan-Arab Society of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 2019, and the President, Lebanese Society of Allergy & Immunology, 2007-2009, 2017-2019. He received multiple International Awards: World Allergy Organization, Special Recognition Award, 2019. He is Director, World Pollen Network, World Allergy Organization, 2009-2011 and Executive Board Nomination Committee, World Allergy Organization, 2019-present. He is an American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, Fellow, 1999-present, and received International Distinguished Fellow, American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, 2011. He is Chair, International Committee, American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, the Middle East/Africa 2015-2019, Organizer & Co-Chair, Third Middle East-Asia Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Congress, 2015, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Organizer & Co-Chair, First & Second Middle East-Asia Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Congress, 2009 & 2011, Dubai, UAE, Co-President, World Allergy International Scientific Congress, 2019, Beirut, Lebanon, Director, HAE International, GCC & Middle East Regional Task Force, 2018-present. He is a Key Opinion Leader and frequently invited Speaker, Chair, or Moderator in national, regional, and international conferences. He is Director and Organizer of several Allergy/Immunology Educational and Research Projects with twenty publications, as author or co-author in International Peer-Reviewed Journals and Over 250 Media Interviews (TV, radio, web, newspaper, and magazine)