Reem HOTEIT received an MSc degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the American University of Beirut (AUB), Lebanon, in 2018. Previously, she earned a BSc in Biochemistry from Concordia University, Canada, in 2010 and a teaching diploma in Science Education from AUB, in 2013. She is currently a lecturer in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the Islamic University of Lebanon and a research consultant. She held different roles at the American University of Beirut where she worked as a research assistant at the Hariri School of Nursing and the Faculty of Health Sciences, a research consultant at the Global Health Institute, and a research coordinator and data analyst at the Department of Family Medicine. She has several scientific papers published in international journals.