Dr. Fares Zaitoun
Dr. Fares Zaitoun currently serves as director of the Allergy Unit at Advanced CURE Diagnostic Center, where he has been since 2011. Prior to this, Dr. Fares was director of the Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Center in Beirut, Lebanon. His areas of interest include pediatric and adult allergy and immunology, allergic rhinitis, upper and lower airway allergic disorders.
Dr. Zaitoun has held positions of assistant and associate professor at both the American University of Beirut and the Lebanese American University. During the course of his career, Dr. Fares has established his position as a key opinion leader, evident by the frequent invitations he receives to speak, chair or moderate national, regional and international panels, symposiums, and conferences. He is also the director and organizer of several allergy/immunology educational and research projects, with 20 publications as author or co-author in international peer-reviewed journals. He was the founding director of many Middle Eastern and international societies of allergy and immunology.