Professor Orit REISH


Information about doctor

  • Cytogenetic studies (analysis on the identification of violations of the human chromosome set)
  • Mapping and detection of new genes and mutations
  • Genotype-phenotypic correlation of single gene defects in families and in large populations
  • Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer in carriers of mutations in the BRCA1 / BRCA2 genes

Education and work experience

  • Faculty of Medicine University. Ben-Gurion, Beersheba, Israel
  • Residency in Pediatrics at Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • Specialization in genetics and metabolism at the University of Minnesota, USA
  • American license to practice medicine (1995)
  • Certificate of the American Council on Medical Genetics (1996)
  • Israel Medical Genetics Board Certificate

Membership in international organizations

  • Israel Medical Association (HARI)
  • Israeli Society of Medical Genetics (ISMG)
  • Israeli Society of Clinical Pediatrics (CHIPAC)
  • American Society for Human Genetics (ASHG)