Professor Shlomo (Shlomi) Constantini

Pediatric Neurosurgeon

professor shlomi constantini

Academic Experience

1990-1997   Lecturer in Neurosurgery. Hadassah Medical School, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

1997-2003    Senior Lecturer. Tel Aviv University Medical School.

2002-2003    Visiting Professor. Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.

2003    Present  Associate Professor. Tel Aviv University Medical School,

2014    Full clinical prof in Neurosurgery


Professional Experience

1993-Attending Physician. Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

1996-Present  Director, Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery. Dana Children’s Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center.

2006-Present Director, The Gilbert Israeli & International Neurofibromatosis Center (IINFC). Dana Children’s Hospital, Tel Aviv Medical Center


1979-1982 Dean’s Honor List and Stipend
1982 Aharon Katzir Fellowship
1982 Wolf Foundation Fellowship
1982 Forsheimer Fellowship, Mount Sinai Medical Center, NYC
1983-1985 Foulks Foundation Fellowship
1984 Dr. Albert Sulke Award for Outstanding M.Sc. Thesis (Cum Laude)
1984, 1985 Fellowship: Center for Medical Education at Ben-Gurion University
1988 Leo Davidoff Award for Study on Metabolic Changes in Head Trauma
1989 Faculty Award for Research on Intracranial Pressure Measurements
1989 Leo Davidoff Award for Study on Thromboembolic Phenomena
1991 Fulbright Fellowship
1993 Rolex-Selected Projects List for the “Round Cerebral Retractor”
1994 The Mahaly Best Clinical Research Award of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

Membership in professional societies

  • Israeli Neurosurgical Society
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
  • Pediatric Section of the AANS
  • Tumor Section of the AANS
  • European Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery (ESPN)
  • International Federation of Neuroendoscopy (IFNE) – Founding Member and current President
  • European Neurosurgical Society (EANS) – Vice President
  • International Society Pediatric Neurosurgery (ISPN) – General Secretary

Member of Editorial Board/ Reviewer (International Journals)

  • Journal of Child Neurology – Editorial Board Member
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery – Editorial Board Member
  • Central European Neurosurgery – Editorial Board Member
  • The Open Pediatric Medicine Journal – Editorial Board Member
  • Journal of Hydrocephalus – Continental Editor
  • Journal of Neuro Endoscopy – International Editor
  • Surgical Neurology International – Editorial Board
  • Acta Neurochirugica – Advisory Board