Shehadeh Naim Clinical Associate Professor

Naim Shehadeh
  • Phone: 972-4-854-2646
  • Office: Rambam
  • Fax: 972-4-854-2441

Main Research Area

Dr. Shehadeh is the director of Pediatrics A and head of the Pediatric diabetes clinic at Meyer Children”s Hospital of Haifa, his main research projects are focused on the pathogenesis of type-1 and type-2 diabetes in children and on the effect of oral insulin on gut maturation and development.

Research projects

The main research topics of Dr. Shehadeh are:
1. The Effect of oral insulin on the development and maturation of the gastrointestinal tract.
2. Pathogenesis and prevention of type-1 diabetes.
3. Phenotype/genotype of MODY2

External cooperation

Chief Medical Officer of Nutrinia. A company developing new infant formulas

Journal articles

Click here for a list of available publications in PubMed.

Books edited

Eisenbarth G & Lafferty KJ
Type 1 Diabetes: Molecular, Cellular, and Clinical Immunology
Oxford University Press, New York 1996