Rafael Bitzur

Rafael Bitzur

Dr. Bitzur was trained as an internist and lipidologist at the Sheba Medical Center in the Israel. Dr. Bitzur is a senior physician at the Bert W. Strassburger Lipid Center and in charge of the LDL-apheresis program. In 2015 he was appointed as Secretary of the Israeli Society for the Research, Prevention and Treatment of Atherosclerosis. His main research interests are pharmacotherapy of dyslipidemias and noninvasive imaging for cardiovascular risk assessment. Dr. Bitzur is the author of various scientific medical publications.