ILANIT 2017 Committees
ILANIT 2017 Board
Prof. Karen B. Avraham (TAU)

President

Prof. Yaron Shav-Tal (BIU)

Treasurer

Prof. Eitan Yefenof (HUJI)

Secretary

Scientific Organizing Committee
CONFERENCE PRESIDENT

Orna Amster-Choder

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

CONFERENCE DEPUTY PRESIDENT

Angel Porgador

Ben Gurion University

CONFERENCE VICE PRESIDENT

Maya Schuldiner

Weizmann Institute of Science

CONFERENCE VICE PRESIDENT

Eli Pikarsky

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Scientific Advisory Committee

Molecular and Structural Biology and Biochemistry:

  • Orna Elroy-Stein, Tel Aviv University (Chair)
  • Ora Furman, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Shula Michaeli, Bar Ilan University

Neurobiology and Endocrinology

  • Yuval Dor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Chair)
  • Yadin Dudai, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Assaf Rudich, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

Genetics, Genomics, Epigenetics, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology:

  • Tzachi Pilpel, Weizmann Institute of Science (Chair)
  • Ohad Birk, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
  • Howard Cedar, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Yael Mandel, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Medicine, Immunology and Cancer:

  • Roni Apte, Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Chair)
  • Neta Erez, Tel Aviv University
  • Yair Reisner, Weizmann Institute of Science

Cellular and Developmental Biology

  • Chaya Kalcheim, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Chair)
  • Chaim Cohen, Bar Ilan University
  • Benny Dekel, Sheba Medical Center and Tel Aviv University

Microbiology and Plant Biology:

  • Rakefet Schwartz, Bar Ilan University (Chair)
  • Avi Levy, Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Dana Wolf, Hadassah Medical Center

BioMed – the Journey of a New Drug from Bench to Bedside:

  • Ronit Bendori, Evergreen Venture Partners, Tel Aviv (Chair)
  • Shirley Kutner, Independent senior strategic consultant for biotech, Madrid, Spain
  • Angel Porgador, Ben Gurion University of the Negev