Rita Karam, PharmD, PhD
Director, Quality Assurance of Pharmaceutical Products
Ministry of Health

Dr. Rita Karam is a Pharmacist graduated from Saint Joseph University-Beirut, Lebanon, whose expertise has served in various domains.

She holds a Master’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Lyon-France.

Dr. Karam is the Director of the Quality Assurance of Pharmaceutical Products Program at the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) since 2012 and Ministry Consultant since 2014.

She is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Sciences and Medical Sciences at Lebanese University and the Program Coordinator of the Master 2 Professional “Market Access of Health Products” at the Faculty of Sciences at the Lebanese University.

Dr. Karam has authored numerous articles and technically advises several committees.

She is a Board member at ISPOR International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcome Research - Lebanon Chapter.