Children’s Cancer Institute (CCI) - American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC)

General information:


The American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) is in Beirut-Lebanon. AUBMC is an academic medical center dedicated

to the passionate pursuit of improving the health of the community in Lebanon and the region through the delivery of exceptional and comprehensive quality care to our patients, excellence in education and training, and leadership in innovative research.

AUBMC is now an over 350-bed capacity medical center. Website:

The Children’s Cancer Institute (CCI) is affiliated with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (SJCRH) in Memphis, Tennessee-USA.

CCI is located at the premises of the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) where it serves as the Pediatric Oncology Unit.

CCI provides consultative services and directive care to patients with complicated hematological and solid tumor malignancies.


Grants' options and details


POEM group provides grants for accepted applicants in the below programs:


  1. Short-term observership (3 to 6 weeks)
  2. Short-term training (6 weeks to 6 months). Note: a strong justification detailing the reason and need for this training is required. In addition to that, the trainee must be involved with on-hand work and not only observership.
  3. Long-term training (fellowship). 

Training Programs

Short-term training (6 weeks to 6 months)

Long term (fellowship)

Short-term observership (3 to 6 weeks)