Lebanon (LeMSIC) - Hotel Dieu de France
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
5000
601
Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Gynaecology/Obstetrics, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine-Cardiology, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology, Internal Medicine-Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine-General, Internal Medicine-Nephrology, Internal Medicine-Pulmonary, Internal Medicine-Rheumatology, Neurology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery-General, Surgery-Neurosurgery, Surgery-Orthopedics, Intensive and Critical Care, Urology
July and August
20 SCOPE STUDENTS
4 SCORE STUDENTS
3 meals per day
Student Dorms
The IFMSA application form is not accepted by the university. A specific application form must be filled and submitted. The application form can be found in our exchange conditions under the special remarks of the Card of Documents section.
www.hdf.usj.edu.lb
LEOs
Melissa Mhanna
OVERVIEW

The mission of the Hôtel-Dieu de France is expressed in several dimensions:

  • Ensuring to the patients medical and quality care, and welcoming without discrimination 
  • Sheltering and training of interns and residents of the Faculty of Medicine at USJ
  • Participating in the progress of medicine
  • Join the public service health, and maintaining an outpatient public assistance
  • Serving as a national and regional reference center
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

Université Saint-Joseph (USJ) is a prestigious university in Beirut, founded in 1875 by French missionaries. It is Lebanon’s oldest and main French speaking university, and ranks among the top universities in the Middle East.

The faculty of medicine of USJ is the second largest in the country, with a remarkable residency program conducted in Hotel Dieu de France (HDF) hospital. Currently, HDF is an over 400 bed- capacity medical center with a huge expansion plan that will see completion in the year 2020. 

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
HDF has 5 different projects for students to choose from.
BOARDING
Boarding consists of 3 free meals per day at the cafeteria of the hospital.
LODGING

An incoming is placed in a student dorm within a walking distance from the hospital.

It takes the incoming 5 minutes to get to the hospital.

Address of the dorms: Residence USJ - Damascus Road - Mathaf - Achrafieh - Beirut

TRANSPORTATION
Since all of the hospitals are located in the Greater Beirut Area, the same information applies to all of them. As such, please check our NMO ExPlore page for information on this matter.
SOCIAL PROGRAM
Since all of the hospitals are located in the Greater Beirut Area, the same information applies to all of them. As such, please check our NMO ExPlore page for information on this matter.
MUST SEE
Since all of the hospitals are located in the Greater Beirut Area, the same information applies to all of them. As such, please check our NMO ExPlore page for information on this matter.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION