Aaron Polliack

Professor Emeritus Hematology & Medicine Hadassah - Hebrew University Medical Center, Israel

1939 – Professor Aaron Polliack , born in Cape Town , South Africa .

1961 – MD from the University of Cape Town Medical School

1962 – Immigrated to Israel .

!965 -2006  Hematology training – Hadassah – Hebrew University Medical Center , Jerusalem , Israel

1972-1974 – NIH Fogarty International Fellowship , New York , USA

1972-1974 –Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center , New York , USA

1977 – Head of Lymphoma –Leukemia Unit , Hadassah University  Hospital, Israel

1978 – Full  Professor of Hematology & Medicine , Hadassah University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

1980, 1983 – Visiting Professor, MRC Leukemia Unit , Royal Postgraduate Medical School, London ,UK

1986- 2020 – International Scientific Committee , Hodgkin Lymphoma Symposium, Koeln , Germany.

1986 – 2002 International Scientific Committee, Malignant Lymphoma Conferences in Lugano , Switzerland

1989 – 1990 Visiting Prof , Royal Marsden Hospital, London , UK

1989 – 1990 Visiting Prof, Toronto General , Hospital,Toronto, Canada

1989 ( continuing) , Founding Chief Editor of journal LEUKEMIA & LYMPHOMA

1992-1995 – President , Israeli Society of Hematology

1995 –2015 –  Co Chairman Scientific Committee , Lymphoma Seminars, Athens , Greece

2006 – Emeritus Professor Hematology status, Hadassah- Hebrew  University Medical Center,Jerusalem

2006- 2016 –Honorary Visiting Consultant, Sourasky Medical Center , Tel Aviv , Israel

2006 -2018  – Organizing Chairman of Annual Seminars in Hematological Oncology Educational Forum , Israel

2013 – Robert Kyle Award for Outstanding Clinical Scientist, Division of Hematology, Mayo Clinic , USA .

2019 – Lifetime Achievement Award, Israel Society of Hematology , Israel