The Burdman Lab


The Department of Animal Sciences
The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Enviroment
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Ronnie Friedman

Professor of Immunology

Ron Barbaro Chair in Veterinary Medicine


B.Sc. Animal Sciences, Hebrew University, 1976
M.Sc. Immunology, Hebrew University, 1978
Ph.D. Immunology, Weizmann Institute of Science, 1983

Postdoctoral Research

Rothschild's Fellow, Harvard Medical School, 1983

phone: (972) 8 9489027
fax: (972) 8 9489869

Biographical Sketch

Ronnie Friedman was born in Johannesburg South Africa on June 9, 1951. He received his undergraduate and Masters training at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and his Ph.D., researched under the supervision of Professor Irun Cohen, was received from the Weizmann Institute of Science. He then spent 2 years as a postdoctoral fellow with Professor Emil. R. Unanue at the Harvard Medical School, Boston. He was appointed Lecturer in Animal Sciences in the Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 1986. He is now Professor of Immunology and holds the Ron Barabaro Chair in Veterinary Medicine.