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Who we are
The Chronic Care Center is a medico-social institution, specialized in the treatment and follow-up of childhood chronic diseases: Thalassemia and Type I Diabetes.
Know The Signs
My baby is very pale and has no energy to play. He does not seem to be growing well even though he eats well. I am worried How can I know if he has thalassemia?
How can I know if he has thalassemia?
You consult your child's pediatrician. He will ask for a complete blood count to rule out anemia
The Chronic Care Center has been officially founded by Mrs. Mouna Elias Haraoui, on January 22, 1993 by ministerial decree number: 18/ADThis institution acquired its non-governmental and non-profit making organization status on June 17, 1994 according to law number: 5341
Dr. Ali Taher

Professor of medicine at the Division of Hematology-Oncology of the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUB-MC).

Associate Chair of Research (AUB-MC).

Consultant Hematologist at the Thalassemia Department of the Chronic Care Center (1996-current).

Author of more than 300 peer-reviewed original articles in leading international hematology journals including Blood, Haematologica, journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, and the British Journal of Haematology.

Author of three textbook chapters, an editor of the Thalassemia International Federation Treatment Guidelines for Thalassemia.

Member of the Chronic Care Center Board of Trustees (2007-current).