Prof Edi Vaisbuch, M.D., M.B.A.

  1. Current roles:
    – Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine Unit and Maternity Departments, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel. Affiliated to the Hebrew University and Hadassah School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    – Member of Research Committee, The Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    – In charge of Quality Assurance and Risk Management of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Member of the Quality Control Committee, Kaplan Medical Center, Rehovot, Israel
  2. Research expertise:
    – Research associate, The Perinatology Research Branch, NICHD NIH, DDHS and Assistant Professor at the Wayne State, University, Detroit, Michigan, USA (2007-2010).

– Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem,  Israel
Main research topics – Obstetric complications and mainly preterm labor an preeclampsia and intrapartum ultrasound to predict birth related complications

  1. Industry engagements/rewards/recognition/memberships:
    – Membership in professional societies: The Israeli Medical Association, The Israeli Obstetrics and Gynecology Association, The Israeli Society of Maternal-Fetal-Medicine, The Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM)

– Awards and Prizes:
The “E. Sadovsky” Annual prize for “Best research project”. The Israeli Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine (2005)

– “Best Lecturer”, The Hebrew University and Hadassah School of Medicine (2006, 2013)

–  Academic Excellence Award, Perinatology Research Branch, NICHD/NIH/DHHS (2009, 2010)


University location:

– The Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem,  Jerusalem, Israel

Phone 972-544723264

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Research keywords (maximum 7/8) – preterm labor, short cervix, preeclampsia, intrapartu, ultrasound