Anat Loewenstein, MD

Anat Loewenstein, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology, Vice Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, and Sidney Fox Chair of Ophthalmology at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine at the Tel Aviv University, Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology, Tel Aviv Medical Center. Completed residency in the Department of Ophthalmology at the Tel Aviv Medical Center, fellowship in vitreoretina at the Wilmer Institute, Johns Hopkins University Hospital in Baltimore. Is Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at the Tel Aviv Medical Center since 2000. Completed a Master of Health Administration degree at the Tel Aviv University Business School. Is involved in the development of multiple innovative efforts, was the leader behind the development of novel technology for early detection of macular degeneration, as well as recently, the development of automated technology for detection of retinal disease activity and the development of augmented virtual reality to replace the operating microscope. Published more than 380 papers in peer reviewed journals, and contributed multiple chapters to ophthalmology textbooks. Has multiple roles in most prominent retina societies. Is active at most international retina meetings and is an invited speaker in most. Serves as the Editor of the Journal Case Reports in Ophthalmology, is an associate Serves as the chair of the Ministry of Health’s ethics committee and is a member of the National Council of Surgery and anesthesia. Received multiple international awards in most prestigious societies.