Ronit Satchi-Fainaro CV

Ronit Satchi-Fainaro CV

EDUCATION

1999 | Ph.D. University of London, Faculty of Medicine, School of Pharmacy, UK. Thesis title: “PDEPT: Polymer Directed Enzyme Prodrug Therapy”. PI: Ruth Duncan.

1996 | Internship in Industrial Pharmacy, Perio Products LTD, Jerusalem, Israel.

1995 | B.Pharm. The Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel.

 

FURTHER STUDIES

2000-2001 |     Tel-Aviv University, Department of Cell Research and Immunology, Faculty of Life Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Tumor biology, biochemistry and polymer therapeutics of proteins PI: Prof. Sara Lavi, Ph.D.

2001-2002 |     Harvard Medical School and Children’s Hospital, Vascular Biology Program, Boston, MA, USA Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Vascular biology and Nanomedicine PI: Judah Folkman, M.D.

EMPLOYMENT

2015-present | Preclinical Dekanat member, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

2015-present | Full Professor,  Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University Pharmacology, Angiogenesis, Tumor Biology and Drug Delivery.

2014-present | Chair, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

2011-2014 | Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.

2005-2010 | Senior Lecturer, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.

2005-present | Visiting Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School and Children’s Hospital Boston, USA.

2002-2005 | Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.

2002-2005 | Research Associate, Children’s Hospital, Boston, USA.

2001-2002 | Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School and Children’s Hospital, Boston, USA. PI: Judah Folkman.

2000-2001 | Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Tel Aviv University. PI: Sara Lavi.

1999-present | Consultant, Several Biotech and Pharmaceutical Companies.

1995-1996 | Pharmacist, Israel.

 HONORS, AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS

2016 | “Women at the front” Saloona Prize List in the category of Science and Medicine.

2016 | Elected to represent Israel together with 6 Scientist-Architect teams at the 2016 Biennale in Venice, Italy, on the Inspiration of Biology and Medicine on Architecture.

2015 | Elected for CHAIR at the next Gordon Research Conferences 2017 (Co-Chair) and 2019 (Chair) on Cancer Nanomedicine.

2014 | Scientific achievements were acknowledged by inclusion in the “50 Most powerful and influential women” list of the Forbes journal, Israel (#13/50)

2014-2019| ERC Consolidator Grant

2013 | Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Founders Award

2013 | Scientific achievements were acknowledged by inclusion in the “50 Most influential women of 2013” list of the Globes journal, Israel.

2012 | Excellence in Teaching Award

2011 | Scientific achievements were acknowledged by inclusion in the “50 Most influential women of 2011” list of the Globes journal, Israel.

2010 | The Juludan Prize for the Advancement of Technology in Medicine.

2009 | Scientific achievements were acknowledged by inclusion in the “50 Most promising women” list of the Calcalist journal, Israel.

2008 | Scientific achievements were acknowledged by inclusion in the 40/40 (40 people under the age of 40) list of the The Marker journal, Israel.

2006 | Alon Fellowship for outstanding young investigators.

2005 | EACR Young Cancer Researcher highly commended Award- Presented at the ECCO 13 meeting, Paris, France.

2003 | CRS-Ethypharm Outstanding Pharmaceutical Paper Award.

2001-2002 | The Rothschild scholarship.

2001-2002 | The Fulbright scholarship.

2001 | International Union Against Cancer (UICC) Award (declined).

2000 | The Becton Dickinson Award.

2000 | The A. M. Cook Prize for Ph.D. Thesis.

1999-2001 | Vectura Ltd. Postdoctoral Grant.

1999 | CRS-3M Graduate Student Outstanding Research Award in Drug Delivery.

1998-1999 | AVI Award, Geneva, Switzerland.

1998-1999 | The Wingate Scholarship.

1997-1999 | The Laura de Saliceto University Postgraduate Trust Studentship.

1997-1999 | The Overseas Research Student (ORS) Award.

1997 | The Nagai Foundation Tokyo Graduate Student Award.

1996-1999 | Leo Baeck (London) Lodge B’nai B’rith scholarship.

1996-1997 | British Council Chevening Award.

 TEACHING

2006-present | Course coordinator and Lecturer, Pharmacology course, Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.

2006-present | Lecturer, Oncogenes and Oncogenic Viruses Postgraduate course, at the Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.

2010-present | Coordinator and Lecturer, New Horizons in Drug Delivery Systems, Advanced Postgraduate course, at the Nanosciences and Nanotechnology Program, Tel Aviv University.