Jan 06

Cutting-edge Cancer Research


American Friends of Soroka Medical Center
BGU and Soroka University Medical Center are tackling cancer on a global scale. Learn about recent developments in chemotherapy and immunotherapy from a world-renowned expert.
Prof. Itzhak Avital, M.D., MBA
Director, Legacy-Heritage Oncology Center, Soroka University Medical Center
Director, Cancer Stem Cells Laboratory, National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev
Co-chair, BGU’s Precision OncoMedicine Hub
Moderated by:
Doug Seserman
Wednesday, January 06, 2021

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

12:00 p.m. ET
11:00 a.m. CT
10:00 a.m. MT
9:00 a.m. PT


You can join the Zoom webinar by any electronic device or by telephone. Details are provided upon registration.

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Prof. Itzhak Avital, M.D., MBA, is the executive medical director of the Legacy-Heritage Oncology Center at the Doctor Larry Norton Institute, Soroka University Medical Center. He also heads the Cancer Stem Cells Laboratory at BGU’s National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev (NIBN), and serves as co-chair of BGU’s Precision OncoMedicine Hub, which focuses on precision medicine in oncology and includes 38 members from 10 departments in Soroka and BGU. The hub serves as a platform for discussion and action in academic research on oncology, aiming to solve international cancer problems, and those specific to the Negev population. Prof. Avital teaches surgery at BGU’s Joyce and Irving Goldman Medical School and chairs the surgery department at Soroka.