Team
KSM’s multidisciplinary, talented and innovative team

Management Team

Dr. Tal Patalon, MD, LLB, MBA
Head of KSM Research and Innovation Center
Bio
Dr. Sivan Gazit, MD, MA
Head of Research
Sarit Chehanowitz
Head of Big Data & Business Development
Ron Ben Shachar
CTO
Rotem Haimovich
CFO
Galit Perez, RN, MN, MA
Head of Clinical Research
Ofer Tzriker
Head of Projects
Esma Hertzel
CDO, Head of Data Analysis

Innovation & Big Data Team

Sarit Chehanowitz
Head of Big Data & Business Development
Ofer Tzriker
Head of Projects
Dr. Efrat Leopold
Big Data & Business Development Director
Meital Mendel
Big Data and Business Development Director
Gal Ben Simchon
Information Systems Analyst
Raz Hason
Content & Digital Manager

Biobank Team

Ephrat Levy-Lahad, MD
Medical Genetics Consultant for the Bio Bank
Dr. Galit Rimler
Tipa Biobank Lab Manager
Ayelet Tik
Biobank Consent Coordinator
Anna Sobolenko, MLT
Research Lab Technician
Ina Preiskel, MSc
Research Lab Technician
Faina Vladimirsky, MLT
Research Lab Technician
Julia Bruchim, B.Med.Lab.Sc
Research Lab Technician
Naomi Cirkin-Madori, MSc, R.D
Research Lab Technician

Clinical Research Team

Galit Perez, RN, MN, MA
Head of Clinical Research
Ella Peer RN, MA
Deputy Head of Clinical Research
Efrat Sabag
Operational Coordinator
Svetlana Pospelov, RN, BSN, MHA
Clinical Study Coordinator-Southern District
Ayana Portman
Head Of Regulation & Project Manager
Shiri Sivan
Clinical Study Coordinator
Yaara Shalev
Research Coordinator
Yasmin Mahameed
Clinical Study Coordinator
Lara Dadon
Clinical Study Coordinator- Northern District
Riki Siton
Research Grant Coordinator
Dr. Gabriel Vainstein, MD
Specialist in Neurology
Mor Attias
Clinical Study Coordinator
Lee Bareket Kisler, MD
Clinical Study Coordinator
Ben Zion Dejavsarov MPH B.A R.N
Nursing Department Coordinator. Research Nurse.

Epidemiological Research

Dr. Sivan Gazit, MD, MA
Head of Research
Dvir ben david
Dvir Ben-David
Research Operations Manager
Dr. Moshe Hoshen
Head of Biostatistics
Yaki Saciuk, MPH, MA
Epidemiologist
Clara Weil, MSc
Epidemiologist, Senior Researcher
Noga Fallach, MA
Epidemiologist
Yael Barer, MSc
Epidemiologist
Vered Rosenberg, MSc
Epidemiologist
Cheli Melzer-Cohen, MSc
Epidemiologist
Sarah Sharman Moser, MSc
Epidemiologist
Naama Yekutiel, MSc
Biostatistician
Ran Rotem, ScD
Epidemiologist
Ariel Asper, MA
Biostatistician
Michal Goldberg, PhD
Epidemiologist

Technology And Data Infrastructure

Ron Ben Shachar
CTO
Esma Hertzel
CDO, Head of Data Analysis
Yinon Brosh
Solution Architect
Rachel Katz
Data Analyst
Hillel Alapi
Data Analyst
Ela Raginsky
Data Analyst
Yael Pessach
Data Analyst
Benny Feldman
Data Tech Operation
Yehonatan Naamat
Data Scientist
Raz Ben Gera
Data Scientist
Yael Yacoby
Data Engineer
Itzik Levi
DBA
Guy Kobari
IT Support
Boaz Ohana
IT Manager & CISO
Yogev Yonatan
Data Engineer

Research And Development Team

Dr. Sivan Gazit, MD, MA
Head of Research
Dr. Sivan Tamir, PhD, Adv.
Head of Bioethics and Genetic Policy Unit
Guy Melamed
Head of Integration Department
Sonia Spector
Coordinator
Eyal Nathan
Coordinator

Board Members

Morris Kahn
President
Bio
Sami Sagol
President
Bio
Ms. Sigal Dadon-Levi
CEO of Maccabi Healthcare Services
Bio
Mr. Ran Saar
Chairman of Maccabi Healthcare Services
Bio
Mr. Shmuel Meitar
Ms. Dafna Jackson
CEO of the Kahn Foundation
Bio
Mr. Oren Vanek