Director of Geriatrics, Rambam Health Care Campus (Haifa, Israel) and Associate Professor of Geriatrics, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Beersheba, Israel)
Dr. Dwolatzky MD, MBBCh is the Director of Geriatrics at the Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, Israel and is Associate Professor of Geriatrics at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheva, Israel. He graduated in medicine at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg (South Africa) and has since devoted his professional career to the field of Geriatrics and to the care of the elderly. He is the chairman of the Israel Geriatrics Society, heads the Academic Geriatric Committee of the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, is a member of the steering committee of the Israel National Dementia Strategy, and is a member of the National Geriatric Council of Israel.
His research and clinical interests focus predominantly on the use of technology for the diagnosis and treatment of age-associated cognitive impairment and dementia, healthy aging and centenarians, frailty, integrated health care for the elderly, and global health issues. He has published widely, edited and writtenbook chapters , and has presented his research at international scientific conferences. He is active in promoting medical education and has received multiple awards for teaching.