Prof. Benjamin Sredni, President
Prof. Benjamin Sredni
Born in Mexico, Prof. Sredni is a Professor Emeritus of the Faculty of Life Sciences at Bar-Ilan University, Head of the Cancer, Aids and Immunology Research Institute, and a member of the Academy of Medicine of Mexico.
Prof. Sredni has held various senior academic positions, including Dean of the Faculty of Life Science at Bar-Ilan University and the Chief Scientist of the Ministry of Health. He was also the founder and the first Dean of the School of Graduate Studies at Bar-Ilan University.
Prof. Sredni is involved in various international projects, and has published over 160 articles in prestigious journals such as Nature and Science. He has registered 27 patents on his scientific innovations. His research includes scientific collaboration with top research institutions and medical centers in Israel and abroad, among them the National Institute of Health, USA.
Prof. Sredni has been awarded several prestigious prizes, such as Sapir, Landau and Rothschild and his research was mentioned by the 1980 Nobel Laureate Prof. Baruj Benacerraf in his Nobel Lecture.
As President of the Academic Center of Law and Science, Prof. Sredni is responsible for fund raising, and is in charge of the academic development and representation at home and abroad.