• Yair Bar, MD, PhD

  • Department: Cancer Center
  • Specialties: Thoracic Oncology, Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy
  • Language: Hebrew, English, French
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About Me

Dr. Yair Bar, MD., PhD. Deputy Director, Cancer Center, and the Head of the Thoracic Oncology Unit, Sheba Medical Center. Dr. Bar has started his specialization in Oncology (Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy) at the Sheba Medical Center, then he was a clinical fellow in Thoracic Oncology at The Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre.

Dr. Bar is the recipient of the Dr. Lawrence Kline/Ms. Sherry Merkis Award. He was a part of initiative group to establish the Israel Lung Cancer Group (ILCG), and is a Chair of ILCG since 2003. Dr. Bar is also a member of ISCORT, ASCO and AACR. He is an author of numerous articles and chapters in the medical literature.

Positions
  • Deputy Director, Cancer Center
  • Head of the Thoracic Oncology Unit
  • Dr. Bar was a part of initiative group to establish the Israel Lung Cancer Group (ILCG), and is a Chair of ILCG since 2003.
  • Dr. Bar is also a member of ISCORT, ASCO and AACR
Conditions and treatment
  • Oncology
  • Cancer
  • Cell biology
  • Molecular biology
  • Genetics
  • Lung cancer
  • Translational research
  • Thoracic oncology

Credentials

Education and Training
  • M.D., from the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School
  • Ph.D., in Molecular Biology from the Weizmann Institute of Science
Board Certifications
  • Medical & Radiotherapy Oncology