Organizing Committees


Organizing Committee, Israel

Prof. Eitan Kerem, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center
David B. Marcu, Israel Elwyn
Prof. Joav Merrick, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development in Israel
Dalia Nissim, Ministry of Social Affairs and Social Services
Chana Yamin Sharki, Shalva
Dr. Ariel Tenenbaum, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center
Prof. Isaiah D. Wexler, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center


Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Planning Committee

Maria T. Britto, MD, MPH, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Thomas G. DeWitt, MD, FAAP, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Jessica A. Kahn, MD, MPH, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Michelle Kohn, Regional Manager for Israel, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Peter Margolis, MD, PhD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine


International Organizing Committee

Ellis D. Avner, MD, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin • Medical College of Wisconsin
Donald E. Greydanus, MD, DrHC (ATHENS), FAAP, FSAM (Emeritus), FIAP (H), Michigan State University College of Human Medicine • Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
Robert Kliegman, MD, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin • Medical College of Wisconsin
Kerim M. Munir, MD, MPH, DSc, Children’s Hospital Boston • Harvard Medical School
John Joseph Reisman, MD, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario • University of Ottawa
Leslie Rubin, MD, Institute for the Study of Disadvantage and Disability • Morehouse School of Medicine • Emory University • Developmental Pediatrics Specialists • The TEAM Centers