Israel (FIMS) - Zefat
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
40000
460
Anaesthesia - Dermatology - Emergency Medicine - Gynaecology/Obstetrics - Hematology - Intensive and Critical Care - Internal Medicine-Cardiology - Internal Medicine-General - Internal Medicine-Nephrology - Internal Medicine-Pulmonary - Neurology - Oncology - Ophthalmology - Otorhinolaryngology - Pathology - Psychiatry - Radiology - Surgery-General - Surgery-Orthopedics - Surgery-Plastic Surgery - Surgery-Thoracic Surgery - Surgery-Vascular Sugery - Urology
All year
10 SCOPE STUDENTS
6 SCORE STUDENTS
Hospital
Student flats / hostel
First year students are not accepted due to lack of basic knowledge in research, unless proven otherwise in their CV.

No social program in September!
http://medicine.biu.ac.il/en
LEOs
Shai Zaid
OVERVIEW

Safed is an ancient city in the north of Israel. Located at an elevation of 900 metres (2,953 ft), Safed is the highest city in the Galillea and in Israel. Since the 16th century, Safed has been considered one of Judaism's 4 holy cities, along with Jerusalem, Hebron and Tiberias ;since that time, the city has remained a center of Kaballah, also known as Jewish mysticism.

Due to its mild climate and scenic views, Safed is a popular holiday resort frequented by Israelis and foreign visitors!

UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

The Medical Faculty of Bar Ilan Uni in Galilea is assocciated with several hospitals throughout the Galilee:

- The Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya, Tiberias

- The Ziv Medical Center, Safed

- The Western Galilee Hospital in Nahariya

- The Nazareth Hospital EMMS (Scottish hospital)

- The Holy Family Hospital, Nazareth (Italian hospital)

- Mazra Mental Health Center

Medical studies are also conducted in the ambulatory medical centers around the Galilee along with epidemiological and clinical research.

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS

Research fields include:

* Biochemistry

* Cancer Research

* Energetics

* Metabolism

* Pharmacology

* Medical Microbiology and Virology

* Genetics

* Computational Biology (Bioinformatics)

* Neurobiology

* Anatomy

* Morphology

* Developmental Biology

* Immunology

* Cell biology

* Health Care

* Medical Ethics

BOARDING
Hospital
LODGING
Student flats or hostels
TRANSPORTATION
Buses- contact us for more infomation.
SOCIAL PROGRAM
During the summer a national program for all exchange students from all LCs is offered.
During the rest of the year, local events organized by our LC.
 See Exchange Conditions of FIMS.
MUST SEE
Old city,
citadel, sea of galilea, Ahula valley, golan heights etc.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
No public transporatation during Shabat! ( since friday afternoon for 24 h)!