Epidemiology Division
Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit
Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit
Unit Director
Unit Staff
Research Projects
The Women and Children's Health Research Unit
Psychosocial Aspects of Health
Prof. Ofra Kalter-Leibovici
Director of Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit


  • Associate Professor, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine, Tel Aviv University.
  • Lecturer at the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.


Subjects taught

Epidemiology, epidemiology of diabetes


Courses Taught

Epidemiology and complications of diabetes

Clerkship for sixth year medical students


Education and degrees

1986            MD, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

1991            Specialization in Endocrinology,

                    Schneider Children's Medical Center, Petach Tikvah

1993-1994   Studies towards MPH in epidemiology and biostatistics,

                    School of Public Health, Hebrew University of Jerusalem






Specialty Fields 

  • Endocrinology 
  • Epidemiology
  • Public Health
  • Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome
  • Prevention, Risk factors and preventative factors related to cardiovascular diseases
  • Evaluation of the public health services and health programs for dealing with chronic illness