Prof. Ella Naparstek
Hematology, management of the hematopoietic system malignant diseases, acute and chronic leukemia, MDS, multiple myeloma, lymphoma, and Hodgkin’s disease, allogeneic and autologous bone marrow transplantation, immunotherapy cells, vaccines leukemic cells.
Head of Hematology Department, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv
Education: Faculty of Medicine, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
1983-1985- work at the Research Institute of Oncology, Dana-Farber, Harvard Medical School in Boston, USA.
1991-1992 – Scholar Hematology Department, treatment of lung and Blood National Institute, Institute of Health, NIH, Bethesda.
1998 – Visiting Scholar, School of Medicine, Stanford University, USA.
Expertise: Hematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation
Areas of activity:
♦ Malignant diseases of the hematopoietic system.
♦ Leukemia (acute and chronic leukemia), MDS, multiple myeloma, lymphoma, and Hodgkin’s disease.
♦ Allogeneic and autologous bone marrow transplantation.
♦ Immunotherapy cells to prevent recurrence of leukemia after transplantation.
♦ Vaccines leukemic cells.
1979-1983 – Senior physician, Department of Hematology, University Hospital Hadassah, Jerusalem.
1985-1999 – Senior physician, Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation, University Hospital Hadassah, Jerusalem.
In 1999 and after – Director of Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv.
Since 2001 – Director of the Hematology Department, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv.
1997 – Associate Professor of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
2002 – Clinical Associate Professor, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.
Awards and achievements:
160 publications in professional journals
Participation in more than 40 scientific conferences
Membership in professional organizations:
The Israeli Medical Association
The Israeli Association of Hematology
The American Society of Hematology
The American Society of Hematology-ASH
European Society of Hematology
The European Hematology Association – EHA
European Organisation for the bone marrow transplant
The European Group for the Study of diseases of the blood and bone marrow transplantation – EBMT
The American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation
American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation – ASBMT
American Society of Oncology
American Society of Clinical Oncology – ASCO
WORLD cell therapy
International Society for Cellular Therapy – ISCT
The International Organization of Experimental Hematology
International Society for Experimental Hematology