Dr. Baruch Itzhak, Israel

Dr. Baruch Itzhak is a specialist in Family Medicine and Diabetologist  at Clalit Health Services; Haifa district; Israel.  He  was graduated for medicine at Tel-Aviv university in 1986. He received his medical degree of Family Medicine at  the Technion faculty of medicine, Haifa in 1994.

Dr. Itzhak is working as a clinician  and  diabetologist  in primary care settings of  Clalit Health Services in Israel. He is recognized as a teacher for medical students and residents in Family Medicine and Diabetes, and the project  coordinator for ' Diabetes Education and Quality Assurance  in the Community'.  He is a member of the Israel Association of  Family Physicians, Israel  National  Diabetes  council  and  the Israel Diabetes Association , and is involved in national projects for Diabetes and its Prevention. He is an active member of  D& CVD study group and PCDE.   Dr. Itzhak is a clinical investigator in Diabetes, Lipids and Hypertension Research Unit, Lin Medical Center, where he is involved in multiple clinical studies. His special interest  is in prevention of  Diabetes and its complications, early initiation and intensification of Insulin therapy among  primary care health providers. He has published articles related to  Diabetes in primary care.

He is an active speaker in  national and international conferences, and has  participated  in many advisory  panels.