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 Prof. Israel Doron

Department of Gerontology, University of Haifa

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Board Chairman

Prof. Yitzhak Brick

Chairman - The Israel Gerontological Society

Department of Gerontology, University of Haifa

Academic representatives

Prof. Yuval Palgi
Gerontology department, University of Haifa
Prof. (emerita) Ariela Lowenstein
Gerontology department, University of Haifa

Dr. Tova Band Winterstein
Gerontology department, University of Haifa
Prof. Eliezer Carmeli
Department of Physical Therapy, University of Haifa
Dr. Maayan Agmon
The Cheryl Spencer Department of Nursing, University of Haifa




Public representatives

עו"ס דוד אולמן
לשעבר מנהל השירות לזקן בעירית חיפה
ד"ר אפרת גיל
גריאטרית, מרכז רפואי בני ציון, חיפה
גב' מיכל פרג,
מנהל בית בלב נשר, מוסד שיקומי-סיעודי
גב' דניאלה אלרון
מנכ"לית עמותת שילה לאזרחים ותיקים חיפה

Research Authority representative

Dr. Sharon Link

Research Authority director, University of Haifa

Administrative representative

גב' רחלי בליפנטה-אפוטה
מנהלת הפקולטה למדעי הרווחה והבריאות, אוניברסיטת חיפה


Mrs. Ziv Efrati

Upcoming Events

2018 September 18-19 Aging & Society: 8th Interdisciplinary Conference Tokyo

Aging & Society: Eighth Interdisciplinary ConferenceToyo UniversityTokyo, Japan18–19 September 2018 2018 Call for Proposals We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, or colloquia…

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The Center for research and study of aging is dedicated to advance knowledge and promote research to impact the formulation and implementation of policy for the elderly.

The center conducts studies in four areas as follows:

  • Qualitative research 

  • Quantitative  research

  • Law & Finance research

  • Community relations study