Associate Scholar – Sana Hatoum, M.D.

Sana Hatoum, M.D.

Associate Scholar 

Dr. Hatoum obtained her medical degree from Beirut Arab University in Lebanon, and completed a postdoctoral research fellowship, and an internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology, at the American University of Beirut (AUB) Medical Center. She also served as a consultant at the Mobile University of Health of the Global Health Institute at AUB.

She holds membership in various professional organizations, including the Androgen Excess and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Society, the Endocrine Society, and the Lebanese Order of Physicians.

Dr. Hatoum is actively involved in reproductive endocrinology research, particularly focusing on polycystic ovary syndrome, and collaborates with an international team led by Professor Dr. Ricardo Azziz.

Scholar – Mina Amiri, Ph.D.

Mina Amiri, Ph.D.


Dr. Mina Amiri is an assistant professor of reproductive health at the Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences (SBMU) in Tehran, Iran. She completed a Ph.D. in reproductive health and a postdoctoral research fellowship in reproductive endocrinology, both at SBMU, a high-ranked university in Iran. She is a member of Iran’s National Elites Foundation and the Office of Talent. She is also a full member of the Endocrine Society which awarded her the Early Career Forum Award in 2023.

She has been recognized as a top researcher among SBMU faculty members for several years. She has also received several awards for her excellence in teaching. Her research focuses on reproductive endocrinology, particularly polycystic ovary syndrome. She has led and participated in many national and international research projects, secured several research grants, and published over 70 articles in high-ranked journals.

Dr. Amiri’s contributions extend beyond research, as she serves as a reviewer, editorial board member, and guest editor for a number of highly ranked journals.