• Name: Shaul Lev-Ran
  • Israeli Institution: Hod Hasharon
  • North American Institution: Shalvata Mental Health Center
  • Fellowship Year: 2010-2011
  • Description:

    A psychiatrist at the Shalvata Mental Health Center in Hod Hasharon is a fellow in the Department of Addiction Psychiatry at the University of Toronto’s Center for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, Canada.  In addition to the clinical aspects of his fellowship, Dr. Lev-Ran hopes to conduct pharmacogenetic research, including the combination of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy for treating addictions.  Upon his return to Israel he hopes to develop and promote both treatment for and research in addictions.  Dr. Lev-Ran is joined by his wife, also a physician, and their two children.