Avivit Cahn, Israel




Academic Education, residency, fellowship
1997-2000 B.Sc. in Medical Sciences cum laude, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
2000-2003 MD Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
2004-2005 Rotating Internship, Bikur Cholim Hospital Jerusalem, Israel
2005-2009 Residency in Internal Medicine, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus Jerusalem, Israel
2010-2012 Fellowship in the Endocrinology and Metabolism Service, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel

Specialist in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology 

Clinical focus
Diabetes and its complications
Diabetes clinical trials, steering committee of the DECLARE international clinical trial
Diabetic foot care 

Current work 
Attending physician of the Diabetes Unit, division of internal medical, Hadassah Hebrew University hospital, Jerusalem
Head of Diabetes clinic and diabetic Foot Clinic in Maccabi Health Services, Jerusalem

Additional activities
Published over 30 original papers and reviews in peer reviewed journals
Editor of the National Council of Diabetes book 2015, 2017
Member of the Editorial board of Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews (DMRR) and reviewer for multiple journals
Participated in multiple industry and investigator initiated research projects.
Member of the Clinical Outcome Event Committee of the PIONEER-CSG-17 study 
Board member in The Israeli Society of Diabetic Foot and Wound Healing
Member of The Israeli Endocrine Society