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  • Omer Bar-Yosef, MD, PhD

  • Department: Pediatric Neurology Institute
  • Specialties: Pediatric Neurology, Child Development
  • Language: Hebrew, English
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About Me

Dr. Omer Bar Yosef MD. Ph.D is a clinical and research neurobiologist, studying neuromuscular diseases and the early neurological assessment of preterm infants. He has completed his MD/Ph.D studies at the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School ; conducted his post-doctoral work at the Safra Children’s Hospital at Sheba as chief resident; completed a three-year residency in pediatric neurology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. He is a member of the ” Talpiyot program for leadership in medicine” at the Sheba Medical Center. Dr. Bar Yosef is in charge of a Prenatal Neurological Consult and the treatment of neurological disorders in infants and premature babies.

Positions
  • Head of the Prenatal Neurological Consult
  • Member of the Israel Ambulatory Pediatric Association, Israel Pediatric Neurology Association, American Academy of Neurology
Conditions and treatment
  • Pediatrics
  • child development
  • neurology
  • prenatal
  • fetal brain MRI
  • medical neurosciences
  • pediatric neurology
  • developmental neuroscience
  • inborn errors in metabolism
  • muscular dystrophy
  • neurobiology
  • neurological disorders
  • EEG
  • developmental disabilities
  • child development
  • neuroimaging
  • migraine
  • cognitive development
  • headache disorders
  • epilepsy
  • neuropathology
  • stroke imaging
  • brain development

Credentials

Education and Training
  • MD/Ph.D studies at the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School  
  • Post-doctoral work at the Safra Children's Hospital at Sheba as chief resident
  • Three-year residency in Pediatric Neurology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada
Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Neurology