Dr. Elie Koueik

After earning a Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy from the Lebanese University in 1994, Elie worked in different practical settings before joining the Physical therapy team of Mgr. Cortbawi’s hospital.

There he discovered his interest in neurological cases and sought in 2003 a Master’s degree in neurological rehabilitation from Saint Joseph University in Beirut.

Apart from his practical work, Elie undertook teaching physical therapy courses for undergraduate and graduate students at the Lebanese University for almost a decade.
He is currently the Coordinator of trainings at the Lebanese German University where he is also a part time instructor.

He recently graduated from the Lebanese University in 2017 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy degree.
Even though that his practical and academic activities are taking the majority of his time, Elie ran for electionand joined OPTL council. He is currently a dynamic council member and holds the responsibility of the Scientific Affairs committee. Additionally, he is also member of the LNPA.
Throughout his extensive experience, he attended many seminars and workshops locally and internationally.

He also participated as a speaker in numerous conferences; the latest during OPTL’s seminar in 2016.

Currently, Elie is the Chair of the organizing committee of OPTL’s seminar: PhysioBeirut 2018.


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