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Shlomo Vinker

Leumit Health Services, Family Meidcine, Israel

Academic Background
MD or equivalent
Short Bio
Full Professor in Family Medicine, Vice Dean for community teaching, and Chair of the Department of Family Medicine (2006-2011, 2016-)Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv. Chief Medical Director of Leumit Health Services, nationwide healthcare organization serving 730,000 patients since 2015. Established a research institute in Leumit and chairing it in 2018 aiming to increase research in primary care. An active family physician, working in an urban clinic in the city of Ashdod, Israel. The Israeli Association of Family Physicians, Chairman 2009-2018, Treasurer 2018-. Executive board member of EGPRN (European General Practice Research Network) and President Elect of WONCA (world organization of family physicians) EUROPE Published about 200 research articles in peer review medical journals. My main research interest is in chronic diseases management in primary care. Currently supervising: two PhD thesis students, two MA students and two MD students in Leumit Health Services Research Institute.

Published Abstracts 5

Adherence to oral medications, complex and challenging interactions

Michal Shani, Alex Lustman, Doron Komaneshter, Shlomo Vinker

Presented on 11/05/2018 at the 86th EGPRN Meeting.

Intermediate care in caring for dementia: a key informant survey across Europe

Ferdinando Petrazzuoli, Hans Thulesius, Alessandro Pirani, Donata Kurpas, Shlomo Vinker, Patrik Midlov, Sebastian Palmqvist, Jan De Lepeleire

Presented on 21/10/2017 at the 85th EGPRN Meeting.

Too depressed to sleep: Long-term hypnotic treatment and mental illness. A 10 year retrospective cohort study of 250,000 patients.

Yochai Schonmann, Or Goren, Ronen Bareket, Doron Comaneshter, Arnon Cohen, Shlomo Vinker

Presented on 21/10/2017 at the 85th EGPRN Meeting.

An international case-vignette study to assess general practitioners’ willingness to deprescribe (LESS)

Katharina Tabea Jungo, Sophie Mantelli, Zsofia Rozsnyai, Aristea Missiou, Biljana Gerasimovska Kitanovska, Birgitta Weltermann, Canan Tuz, Christian Mallen, Claire Collins, Donata Kurpas, Fabio Gazelato De Mello Franco, Ferdinando Petrazzuoli, Hans Thulesius, Heidrun Lingner, Kasper Lorenz Johansen, Katharine Wallis, Kathryn Hoffmann, Lieve Peremans, Liina Pilv, Marija Petek Šter, Martin Sattler, Milly Van Der Ploeg, Péter Torzsa, Petra Kánská, Shlomo Vinker, Radost Assenova, Raquel Gomez Bravo, Rita Viegas, Rosy Tsopra, Sanda Kreitmayer Pestić, Sandra Gintere, Tuomas Koskela, Vanja Lazic, Victoria Tkachenko, Emily Reeve, Clare Luymes, Rosalinde Poortvliet, Arnaud Chiolero, Nicolas Rodondi, Jacobijn Gussekloo, Sven Streit

Presented on 06/10/2018 at the 87th EGPRN Meeting.

Influence of patient characteristics on GPs advice on stopping statins in oldest-old: survey study across GPs from 30 countries.

Milly Anna Altena-Van Der Ploeg, Sven Streit, Nettie Blankenstein, Erna Beers, Arthur Bohnen, Daiana Bonfim, Huib Burger, Robert Burman, Tuz Canan, Claire Collins, Fabio Gazelato De Mello Franco, Margot De Waal, Biljana Gerasimovska-Kitanovska, Sandra Gintere, Raquel Gomez Bravo, Kathryn Hoffmann, Claudia Iftode, Kasper Johansen, Tuomas Koskela, Donata Kurpas, Hubert Maisonneuve, Christan Mallen, Christoph Merlo, Yolanda Müller, Christiane Muth, Martin Sattler, Sanda K Peštić, Ferdinando Petrazzuoli, Nicolas Rodondi, Thomas Rosemann, Tjard Schermer, Marija Petek Šter, Zuzana Švadlenková, Athina Tatsioni, Hans Thulesius, Victoria Tkachenko, Péter Torzsa, Rosy Tsopra, Bert Vaes, Marjan Van Den Akker, Rita Viegas, Shlomo Vinker, Katharine Wallis, Andreas Zeller, Jacobijn Gussekloo, Rosalinde Poortvliet

Presented on 20/10/2017 at the 85th EGPRN Meeting.

Interests

Methodology
Quantitative Research