Prof. Doron Steinberg
Head, Lab of Biofilm Research, Bio-medicine Graduate Program, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Prof. Doron Steinberg received his M.Sc., summa com laude, from the school of pharmacy and school of dentistry, at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. His PhD thesis, from the Hebrew University, on developing a novel local sustained released delivery systems against periodontal diseases, has turn into a commercial product “PerioChip”. Since his post Doc period in University of Rochester, N.Y., Prof. Steinberg is conducting research in the field of Biofilms. His biofilm research spectrum embraces fields as: medical, dental, water systems, ship hulls, implants and food industry. Lately he is involved in research of bacteria-bacteria communication (quorum sensing). Doron holds number of patents on inventions on preventing biofilms in different areas.
Doron is currently the head of the International Bio-medical research graduate program at the Hebrew University.