Dr. Yael Rapson

Breast Imaging at Memorial Sloan-Kettering, August 2012

EDUCATION  

2007-present                           Tel-Aviv University, Continued Medical Education                                           
Courses for residents in diagnostic radiology.

1998-2005      M.D.,Medical School of the Hebrew University and Hadassah, Jerusalem
First year – Rector's list
Second year – Dean's list
First degree – graduated with honors (92.5)
Final exams – internal medicine 88, surgery 79, pediatrics 84
Medical thesis in Ophthalmology: Clinical, Functional and Structural Characteristics of Eyes Demonstrating Atypical Patterns in Scanning Laser Polarimetry.

1991- 1996                             Leyada High School, Jerusalem (Dux in final year)

WORK EXPERIENCE

2007-present Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tikvah, Israel

                                    Diagnostic Radiology Residency

2010                           Tel Aviv University, Medical School – Lecturer in Anatomy Course for first year medical students, computer lab instructor and dissection lab instructor.

2006                            Hadassah Mt Scopus, Jerusalem   
                                    Surgery Department
                                    I worked for four months as a resident in general surgery
                                   

Hadassah, Jerusalem

Rotating Internship (Internal medicine, Pediatrics, General Surgery, Radiology, Gynecology)
Including one month elective in the radiology department of Queen's Medical Center, Nottingham, England.

1996-1998Military Service – IDF Intelligence

TALKS AND PUBLICATIONS

October 2011
Presentation of an original research in breast imaging, at the International Radiology Conference, Eilat: Clinical assessment of the use of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis

2007
A Orlev, A Horani, Y Rapson, M J Cohen and E Z Blumenthal, Clinical characteristics of eyes demonstrating atypical patterns in scanning laser polarimetry, Eye (2008) 22, 1378–1383

LANGUAGES

English: mother tongue   Hebrew: mother tongue

OTHER ACTIVITIES

Hobbies and Interests Music, art and nature

Past Fellows