Leon Epstein




Leon Epstein /
Health Policy Program Fellow

Prof. Epstein is engaged in research on the subject of inequality in the health system in Israel, at the Brookdale Institute, the Taub Center, and at the School of Public Health in Jerusalem. He has served as Director of the Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, as an executive at Hadassah Medical Organization in Jerusalem, Director of the Department of Social Medicine at Hadassah, and Director of the School of Public Health of Hadassah Hospital and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Prof. Epstein also taught and engaged in research at the schools of Medicine and Public Health at the Hebrew University and the Technion, where he also managed the Department of Family and Community Health. In addition, Prof. Epstein taught and researched at schools of medicine and public health overseas, among others in England and in South Africa.