Huda Zurayk is currently Emeritus Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) at the American University of Beirut (AUB). She joined FHS in 1974. From 1987 to 1998 she was Senior Associate at the regional office of the Population Council in Cairo. She returned to AUB as Dean of FHS from 1998 to 2008, retiring in May 2015. Dr. Zurayk's research on women's reproductive health has been seminal in revealing the interplay of biomedical, public health, social and war-related factors in the production of health and wellbeing for women in the region.