Prof. Shaul Schreiber

Prof. Shaul Schreiber
Role

Director

Email

Shaulsch@tasmc.health.gov.il

Education

1977 - 1981 - B.Sc. in Medical Sciences, The Hebrew University - Hadassah
School of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel.
1982 - 1986 - M.D., Clinical studies, the University of Ferrara School of Medicine, Italy, including rotating residency at Østra Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden. (Thesis: The effect of pharmacological doses of Methylprednisolone on the extravascular water-content in the rabbit's lungs. Advisors - G. Gritti (Ferrara, Italy), A. Perl (Jerusalem, Israel).

Residency

1986-1987 - Rotating residency, Assaf-HaRoffe Hospital, Rishon-LeZyyion,
and Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
1987- 1992 - Residency, Department of Psychiatry, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.

Certifications: 1992 - Passed Israeli board examination in Psychiatry.

Further Education/Fellowship

10-11.1989 - Flooding therapy for PTSD, Center For Traumatic Stress Studies, Veterans Administration (V.A.) Medical Center, Manchester, N.H., USA.

Interests

Neuropsychiatry

Clinical Experience

1987 - 1992 - Resident, Department of Psychiatry, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
1990 Resident, the Psychiatric Closed-ward, Talbieh Psychiatric Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel. 1991 - Basic science research, Center for Traumatic Stress, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
1992 - 1997 - Staff Physician and Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, Hadassah - Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
1993 - 2001 - Staff Physician and Psychiatrist, the Neuropsychological Unit for Treatment & Rehabilitation, Tel-Aviv.
1997 - 2001 - Staff Physician and Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry C, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-HaShomer, Israel.
2001 - current Director, Psychiatric Day-Care Department, & Director, Psychiatric Service, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.
2002 - current Director, Medical Director, Adelson Clinic for Drug Abuse Treatment & Research, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.

 

Consultation Liaison:
1987-1992 - Department of Internal Medicine A, Orthopedic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Hadassah - Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
1987-1997 - Respiratory Intensive Care Unit (RICU), Open-Heart Intensive Care Unit, Recovery Room, Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Department of Neurology, Hadassah - Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
1989-1993 - Consultant to ”Beth Haelah” Home for the Elderly, Emek-Haelah, Israel.
1989-1997 - Special consultant to the Pain Clinic, Hadassah - Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.
1998-2001 - Special consultant to the Pain Clinic, the Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.
2000-2001 - Special consultant to the Hospice, the Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Israel.

Academic Experience

1992-1995 - Instructor, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Hadassah School of Medicine, Israel.
1995-1998 - Lecturer, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Hadassah School of Medicine, Israel.
1998- 2002 - Lecturer, Tel-Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
2002 - current Senior Lecturer of Psychiatry, Tel-Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

2007 - Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Tel-Aviv University Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

 

Teaching Activities:
1987 - 1997 - 5th year students, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem School of Medicine, Israel.
1993 - 1995 - Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
1993 - 1997 - 3rd year & 4th year students, School of Nursing, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem School of Medicine, Israel.
1994 - 1997 - 4th year students, School of Pharmacy, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem School of Medicine, Israel.
1994 - 1997 - Pharmacists, School of Pharmacy Section for Continuing Education in Pharmacy, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem School of Medicine, Israel.
1997 - 3rd year students, the New York Program, Tel-Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Israel.
1998 - 3rd year & 4th year students, School of Nursing, Tel-Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Israel.
1998 - 5th year students, Tel-Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, Israel.

Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

Awards

1993 The Hebrew University and Hadassah School of Medicine, the Y. Gon School Award for excellency in clinical work in psychiatry.

 

Grants:
1991 - Joint Research Fund of the Hebrew University and Hadassah: ”Auditory Startle Response in Post Traumatic Stress Disorder”.
1992 - National Social Security Institute: ”The Influence of Secondary Stressors and the Recovery Environment on the Development of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Injured Survivors of Traumatic Events”. (with Dr. A.Y. Shalev).
1993 - The Milton Rosenbaum Endowment Fund for Research in Psychiatric Sciences: ”Interaction between non-tricyclic antidepressants and opioids: part I- Mianserin HCl (tetracyclic)”. (with Dr. C. Pick).
1994 - Joint Research Fund of the Hebrew University and Hadassah: “Delirium and Psychoses Following Open Heart Surgery, are Theit Characteristics Different in Holocaust Survivors?” (With Dr. V. Soskolne and Dr. D. Shimon).
1996 - The Hoffmann-La Roche research fund: “Interaction between the reversible monoamine oxidase inhibitor antidepressant moclobemide and opioids.” (with Dr. C. Pick and Dr. A. Weizman).
1999 - Israeli Anti Drugs Authority: Interaction of mianserin and opioid receptors - a possible use for the drug in opioid detoxification and long–term relapse prevention ? (with Prof. C. Pick and Dr. I. Hermann).
2000 - 2nd year, Israeli Anti Drugs Authority: Interaction of mianserin and opioid receptors – a possible use for the drug in opioid detoxification and long-term relapse prevention ? (with Prof. C. Pick and Dr. I. Hermann).
2001 - The Walter Freundlich-, the Lizi & Arthur Lewenstein- and the Tibor Belha & Elizabeth Rubinstein De-Belha Endownment Funds for Research in Medical Sciences: “Interaction between risperidone and opioid receptors - a basic study to evaluate the possible use of the drug in opioid detoxification and long-term relapse prevention.” (With Prof. C. Pick).
2003 - The Lundbeck research fund: The antinociceptive effects of citalopram & escitalopram. (with Prof. C. Pick).
2004 - Israeli Anti Drugs Authority: Double blind clinical trial evaluating the effect of melatonin in benzodiazepine withdrawal in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients (with Dr. E. Peles and Dr. M. Adelson).
2005 - Israeli Anti Drugs Authority: Correlates between quality of sleep and methadone blood levels in MMT patients. (with Dr. E. Peles and Dr. M. Adelson).

Membership in Professional Societies

1986 - Israel Medical Association
1989 – 1992 - The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS)
1990 - Israel Pain Association
1994 - International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
1994 - The Israeli Society for Biological Psychiatry (Clinical Secretary 1998-2000).
1995 - European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP)
1995 - The Israeli Society for Sleep Research and its Disorders
1996 - American Neuropsychiatric Association
2001 - Israel Society of Palliative Care
2002 - International Society for Neuroimaging in Psychiatry (ISNIP)