mouse models of optic nerve diseases such as glaucoma induced, ischemic induced, optic nerve crush model and optic neuritis.
2012 Award for academic excellence,the institute for International scientific exchanges in medical science, the Sackler faculty of medicine, Tel Aviv University (Uthoff Award)
2007 ARVO/Alcon Early Career Clinician Scientist Award
2003 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS) Resident/Fellow Award for the research “Defining the retinal and optic nerve response to anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (AION) using mouse model”
2002 Wilmer Research Award, the Johns Hopkins University
1993 M.D. degree Magna Cum Lauda, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University.