Member: Charles Saab

Charles SaabCharles Saab, MD
Executive member


A consultant endocrinologist, Dr Saab is Director of Clinical Research Programs in the Department of Medicine Division of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases at Sacré-Coeur University Hospital, Beirut.
Dr Saab graduated from René Descartes University Paris, France, as a specialist in endocrinology and metabolic diseases. After working as a fellow at La Pitié Salpêtrière, Necker, and St Antoine hospitals in Paris, in general endocrinology and reproductive endocrinology, he was an attending physician at Trousseau Hospital in the Pediatric Endocrinology and Molecular Biology Department.
Dr Saab taught courses in endocrinology at La Pitié Salpêtrière in the Department of Physiology, in Paris, was a lecturer in different medical schools, and principal investigator in several phase 2 and 3 trials mainly related to growth hormone treatment, diabetes, obesity, and osteoporosis. He has authored or co-authored several publications in these fields.
Dr Saab is a former president of the Lebanese Society of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Lipids, a member of the executive board of the Mediterranean Group for the Study of Diabetes, and is the current President of the AACE Lebanon Chapter.