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Dr. Amir Weintraub Appointed Deputy Medical Director at Laniado
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Dr. Amir Weintraub, Director of the IVF Unit at Laniado Hospital, has been appointed deputy medical director of the hospital, in addition to his current position.   A graduate of the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School in Jerusalem, Dr. Weintraub did internship in obstetrics and gynecology at Shaare Zedek Hospital in Jerusalem and sub-internship in fertility at the University of Toronto in Canada.  He also took a course in department management given by the Israel Medical Association, and is a member of the respective Israeli and European Fertility Associations.   He has served as a scientific reviewer for several international journals and received various awards for his research work and excellence in teaching medical students at the Hebrew University.

As deputy medical director, Dr. Weintraub will be responsible for the area of quality, safety and risk management. Prof. Zvi Shimoni, the medical director of Laniado, congratulated Dr. Weintraub upon assuming his new position and said that "The issue of quality and safety is critical in clinical work and I have no doubt that Dr. Weintraub's extensive professional knowledge and rich experience will make it possible for him to fulfill his new function with great success."
Nadav Chen, CEO of Laniado, also congratulated Dr. Weintraub and noted, "We are continuing to develop and promote Laniado as a body with high standards in all fields.  Quality and safety are a very important part of our clinical work. I wish Dr. Weintraub success - his success is the success of the entire organization. "
"I thank Laniado's management for the trust they have placed in me,” said Dr. Weintraub. “This is a position that carries great responsibility and has great significance for the patients and the staff. I have no doubt that the organizational experience and knowledge accumulated at Laniado over the years are a solid foundation for this work."