Current position: Head, Department of International relations, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel
Previous positions: Deputy Director, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein-Kerem (2014-2018). Deputy C.E.O & Medical Director, Barzilai Medical Center (2012-2014). Head, Oncology Inpatient Ward, Sharett Institute of Oncology, Hadassah University Hospital – Ein Kerem (2010-2012). Head, Medical Audit Department, Israel Ministry of Health (2008-2010). Head, Outpatient Clinic, Sharrett Institute of Oncology, Hadassah University Medical Center – Ein Kerem (2005-2008).
EDUCATION: Masters (MA) in health administration, Ben-Gurion University, Israel Summa cum laude; Clinical research fellowship in Clinical Oncology & Cancer Genetics, The Royal Marsden NHS Trust & Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK; Residency in Oncology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem; Ph.D. studies in molecular biology, Department of Biological Chemistry, Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Ph.D Thesis: Genetic engineering approaches into cholinesterase interactions with xenobiotic agents, supervised by Prof. Hermona Soreq; Research on “Multileveled aspects of opiate interaction with the cholinergic system” instructed by Prof. Konrad Loeffelhotz, a short-term fellowship at The Institute of Pharmacology Medical School, University of Mainz, Germany ;FDA course of managing and controlling clinical trials organized by the Israel Ministry of Health, Netanya, Israel; Research fellowship in Nuclear Medicine joint program, Harvard University Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. Research subject: Comparative study between tri-dimensions nuclear heart mapping and other simulation systems, instructed by Prof. Gerald Koladoni; Internship at Shaarei Zedek Medical Center; Medical Studies, Faculty of Medicine, The Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa. MD Thesis: Inhibition of human cholinesterases by derivatives of Diacetylmorphine (heroine): medical, biochemical and molecular implications. The thesis won the Faculty’s Excellency honor; B.Sc. Medical Sciences.