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Medical Disaster Management Hybrid Course


Explore the forefront of this essential field with our upcoming medical disaster management in our upcoming Medical Disaster Management Hybrid Course. Physicians nurses, and first responders: This is your chance to take a dive deep into such crucial topics as:

  • Mental Health/Psychological First Aid
  • Emergency Management and Preparedness for Municipalities
  • Military and Veteran Mental Health Support
  • Managing a Mass Casualty Incident at the Pre-Hospital Level
  • Lessons Learned from Managing a Mega Mass Casualty Event

Earn CME credits by attending in-person or participating in live-streamed sessions.

Accreditation and Designation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) and American Physicians Fellowship, Inc. ACHL is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Featured Speakers

  • Jacob Dreiher, MD, PhD, MPH, Deputy Director General of Soroka Medical Center, Beer Sheva

Dr. Dreiher is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Administration. In addition, he is an associate professor at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

  • Dr. Moshe Farchi, PhD, Co-Founder and President of ICFR and Developer of the Six C’s Model

Dr. Farchi is Head of the Social Work Department at Tel-Hai Academic College. Dr. Farchi serves in the military reserves as a senior official in the Home Front Command’s Population Array. Dr. Farchi has extensive experience in the spheres of resilience and psychological first aid, both in academia and in fieldwork, and has led psychological first aid and relief efforts to aid in numerous disaster events in Israel and worldwide.

  • Gal Horowitz, MA, Emergency Management Director, Ramat Gan Municipality

Gal completed his MA in Emergency Medicine at the Ben Gurion University Community Health Professions School and his Bachelor of Health Administration at the Ariel University School of Health Sciences in Samaria. In 2018, Gal served as the Southern District Emergency Officer at the Israeli Ministry of Health, where he coordinates and supervises emergency preparedness in community Medical Services, and leads the preparation of population and health compilations in local authorities in the Southern District of Israel (Approximately two-thirds of the State of Israel). In 2022, Gal appointed as the

  • Dr. Eli Jaffe, PhD, Director of

Dr. Jaffe has published books and articles and is an authority in the fields of emergency medicine and medical management, and is also one of the leading researchers in Israel in the field of volunteers and the prevention of PTSD. Dr. Jaffe is a well-known lecturer in the Israeli universities.

  • Prof. Hezi Levy, MD, Director of Barzilai Hospital, Ashkelon

Prof. Levy served as Chief Medical Officer in the IDF until 2007, after which he was appointed Senior Vice President and Head of the Medical Administration at the Ministry of Health. In 2012, he was elected director of Barzilai Hospital in Ashkelon, and in 2018 he was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Minister of Health to health professionals. In 2020, Prof. Levy appointed as the director general of the Ministry of Health, and returned to manage Barzilai hospital in 2021.

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