Prof. Gideon Koren
MD, FRCPC, FACMT

Clinical Pharmacologist/ Toxicologist

Prof. Gideon Koren MD, FRCPC, FACMT, is a senior investigator, leading the research in clinical pharmacology/toxicology, and actively involved in developing the clinical aspects of the Big Data analysis.

A pediatrician and clinical pharmacologist/toxicologist in his training, Prof. Koren joined the Kahn-Maccabi institute of Research and Innovation after a 35 year career at the University of Toronto, where he led the largest research group worldwide in developmental pharmacology/toxicology.

Author of over 1700 peer review papers including many in high impact journals, and 10 medical books, Prof. Koren trained over 100 graduate students and 50 medical fellows from over 40 countries.

Presently he is appointed as a Professor and teaches clinical toxicology in Tel Aviv, Hebrew, and Ben Guryon universities. He has a clinical appointment at Assaf Harofe medical center and is treating children at the Refugee clinic in Tel Aviv.