Rosy Mitri

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Rosy Mitri

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Nutrition & Dietetics

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Rosy Mitri

Assistant Professor

I obtained my BSc in Nutrition & Dietetics with honors from Notre Dame University, Lebanon in 2008. I earned my M.Sc. in Human nutrition from Saint Joseph University, Lebanon in 2011, then worked as a part time lecturer in many university including Notre Dame University, Lebanese International University while perusing my PhD. I was awarded my PhD in nutritional sciences from Saint Joseph University in 2016. My research was assessing the nutritional status of Lebanese elderly. After completing my PhD in 2016, I joined Beirut Arab University as a part timer where I was appointed in 2017 as an assistant professor at the nutrition & dietetics department, Faculty of Health sciences.


At BAU, I taught Therapeutic Nutrition II, Food Service Management, Food Safety & Hygiene, Assessment of the Nutritional Status, Malnutrition & Nutrition Intervention, Nutrition in Lifespan, Special Topics in Nutrition, Nutrition Project and Therapeutic Nutrition Practicum. I am currently supervising graduate students in their master thesis. I am always trying to implement new teaching methodologies in my courses.

Fall Courses

  • Therapeutic Nutrition II (3 Crs.)
  • Malnutrition and Nutrition Interventions (3 Crs.)
  • Food Safety & Hygiene (3 Crs.)
  • Food Service Management (3 Crs.)
  • Assessment of the Nutritional Status (3 Crs.)

Spring Courses

  • Therapeutic Nutrition Practicum (2 Crs.)
  • Nutrition Project (2 Crs.)
  • Nutrition in Life Span (3 Crs.)
  • Special topics in Nutrition (2 Crs.)

Research Interests

Dietary patterns studies, assessment of nutritional status and services, malnutrition.


  • Mitri R, Boulos C, Adib SM. Determinants of the nutritional status of older adults in urban Lebanon. Geriatr Gerontol Int. 2017 Mar;17(3):424-432.
  • Mitri RN, Boulos CM, Adib SM. Aging gracefully in Greater Beirut: are there any gender-based differences? Eur J Public Health. 2017 Jun 1;27(3):575-581.
  • Boulos, C., Adib, S.M., Mitri, R. and Salameh, P. Nutritional Status of the Elderly in an Arab Country in Social Transition: the Case of Lebanon. Handbook of Famine, Starvation, and Nutrient Deprivation.2017 DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-40007-5_33-1.

Conference proceedings

Mitri, R. Boulos, C. Adib, S. (2015) Déterminants de l’état nutritionnel des personnes âgées dans le Grand Beyrouth. 21st LAAS International Conference. Beirut, Lebanon.

University and community services

  • Participation in different committees (faculty- university):
  • Member of the research committee
  • Member of the Quality Assurance committee
  • Member of the accreditation committee
  • Member of the library committee
  • Member of the student activity committee