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Department Faculty  
Academic Degree   Institution Year
B.S. M.I.T. (Mathematics) 1972
Academic Position   Year
Administrative Position   From To
Head of Neuroradiology, Hadassah University Hosp. 1981
Head of MRI, Hadassah University Hosp. 1987
External Academic Positions and Awards
Residency (Diagnostic Radiology), Beth Israel Deaconess
Hosp., Harvard Med. School., 1977-80; Fellowship (in
Neuroradiology), Hosp. of Univ. of Penn., 1984-85.
Adjunct Assoc. Prof., Univ. of Penn., 1993-2000.
Memberships and Fellowships:
Isr. Radiology Soc.; Radiologic Soc. of N. Amer.; Amer. Soc.
of Neuroradiology; Soc. of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
Research Interests
Imaging and interventional treatment of acute stroke. Functional MRI,
hyperpolarized MRI-molecular imaging in neuroradiology and neuro-oncology.
Viral treatment and forced convection-diffusion therapy of glioblastomas.
Blood brain barrier disruption and intra-arterial therapy of brain tumors.
Clinical and basic algorithms for medical image processing.
Clinical and device development in interventional neuroradiology.
Selected Publications
Publication Title   Year
Urgent off-label use of the pipeline flow diverter stent in 2015
Is bridging necessary? A pilot study of bridging versus primary 2015
Extracranial carotid artery stenting followed by intracranial 2015
Occlusion site does not impact outcome in patients with carotid 2015
Influence of common fixed retainers on the diagnostic quality of 2015
Ischemic complications after tailored carotid artery stenting in 2015
Dynamic MRI testing of the cervical spine has prognostic 2014
Is vascular imaging valuable prior to administration of 2014
Delineation of C12orf65-related phenotypes: A genotype-phenotype 2014
Diffusion-weighted imaging at b1000 for identifying 2014
Pharyngo-occipital artery variant arising proximal to occluded 2014
Reversible functional disintegration of the episodic memory 2014
Adjuvant use of self-expanding stents in acute atherothrombotic 2013
Incidence of DWI-positive stroke in patients with vertigo of 2013
Capsular warning syndrome and crescendo lacunar strokes after 2012
Rehabilitation outcomes of stroke patients treated with 2012
Preliminary experience with the use of self-expanding stent as a 2011
Decompressive hemicraniectomy improves outcome in patients with 2010
Thrombosis of non-giant unruprtured aneurysms causing ischemic 2010
Therapeutic modalities in symptomatic intracranial arterial 2010
Joubert syndrome (JBTS2) in Ashkenazi Jews is associated with a 2010
Multiple traumatic intracranial aneurysms presenting as a 2009
Extraosseous aneurysmal bone cyst of cerebello-pontine angle 2009
Complete and persistent occlusion of arteriovenous malformations 2009
Combination of preoperative embolization and surgery in the 2009
Single-staged sequential endovascular stenting in patients with 2008
Prenatal thrombosis of torcular Herophili with spontaneous 2008
Urgent endovascular stent-graft placement for traumatic 2008
Results of endovascular treatment of traumatic intracranial 2008
Leukoencephalopathy with neuroaxonal spheroids (LENAS) 2008
Primary T-cell CNS lymphoma presenting with leptomeningeal 2008
Mutations in the fatty acid 2-hydroxylase gene are associated 2008
Spontaneous thrombosis of cerebral aneurysms presenting with 2007
Petrous carotid artery pseudoaneurysm in bilateral carotid 2007
Deleterious mutation in the mitochondrial arginyl-transfer RNA 2007
Clinically successful late recanalization of basilar artery 2007
Hemipseudoathetosis due to a hemorrhage at the cervicomedullary 2007
Hereditary spastic paraplegia with thin corpus callosum: 2006
Prenatal MR diffusion-weighted imaging in a case of 2006
Phase I/II trial of intravenous NDV-HUJ oncolytic virus in 2006
Phenotypic variability among adult siblings with Sjogren-Larsson 2006
Sclerotherapy for venous malformations using a "negative 2006
Fetal intracranial hemorrhage (fetal stroke): Does grade matter? 2005
Rudimentary horn pregnancy: First-trimester prerupture 2005
A novel autosomal recessive myopathy with external 2005
Protected stent-assisted carotid angioplasty in the management 2005
Imaging of perfusion in acute stroke. 2005
Early clinical heterogeneity in chorea-acanthocytosis. 2005
Chemotherapy as initial treatment in gliomatosis cerebri: 2004
The role of magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of 2004
Persistent NKH with transient or absent symptoms and a 2004
Percutaneous vertebroplasty: Technique and results in 192 2004
Spinal epidural lipomatosis following haploidentical allogeneic 2004
Endovascular management of spontaneous bilateral symptomatic 2003
Therapeutic alternatives for symptomatic intracranial 2003
T2-weighted image hyperintensities in major depression: Focus on 2003
Frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism with the P301S tau gene 2003
Endovascular management of symptomatic vertebral artery 2003
Carotid stent angioplasty: the role of cerebral protection 2003
Unusual cases involving the CNS and nasal sinuses: Case 1. 2003


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