Centre of Excellence for Research on Environment, Health and Aging

Galilee Biomedical Research Administration

Emek Medical Center

  • The Emek Medical Center, located in Afula, belongs to the Clalit Health Services, and is affiliated with the Technion, Israel institute of Technology.
  • The hospital serves over 300,000 residents of Northeast of Israel.
  • The Hospital Contains Division of Surgery, Division of Internal Medicine, Division of Women's Health, Division of Pediatrics, The leading hospitals areas of expertise are: Genetics, Cardiology, orthopedics, Surgery.
  • The Geriatrics department is directed by Arie Markel, M.D. This department takes care of adult patients, requiring investigation, diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of internal diseases in older age.
  • The Infectious Diseases Unit provides advice, guidance, engages in establishing policies and procedures for handling, control and prevention of infectious diseases with emphasis on rational antibiotic preparations.

Website: http://hospitals.clalit.co.il/hospitals/emek/en-us/Pages/EmekMedicalCenter.aspx