Name: Prof. Yehonatan Sharabi, MD, FAHA
Prof. Yehonatan Sharabi graduated from the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel in 1996, and went on to complete an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center. Between the years 2001-3 he trained as a research and clinical fellow in neurocardiology at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland. Holding an academic position at Sackler School of Medicine since the last century, Prof Sharabi is the Head of the Hypertension Unit and an attending physician in Medicine at the Sheba Medical Center and an adjunct investigator at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA.
Prof. Sharabi is deeply involved in the science of medicine and in education. His extensive research has been published in over 100 papers, reviews, chapters and books. His research focuses on the role of the sympathetic nervous system in blood pressure regulation and its consequences.
Prof. Sharabi took part in the development of several novel technologies in medicine. His vast interest in improving the quality of care through the use of new technologies extends over a wide range of applications, from attaining better care of acute conditions, to assisting with monitoring and management of chronic conditions.
Prof. Sharabi is the immediate Past President of the Israeli Society of Hypertension since 2012 and the Editor of its website.