Prof. Aviv Goldbart

Prof. Aviv Goldbart Profile

M.D. 1995

Head of Department

Department : Pediatrics B
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pediatrics, lung, asthma, inflammation, respiratory


  • M.D. 1995, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Research Interests

  • Pediatric Respiratory System
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders

    Publications and funding summary / representative publications and grants

    • 1. Sheirutey Briut Clalit HMO. Researches grant P.I. 04/2008 (Prof. Tal and Prof. Reuveni are Co PI's). "A model for the assessment of Quality of drug care among children with asthma in a community setting" (50,000 IS)
    • 2. Israel Chief Scientist. - Feasibility grant. P.I. 10/2008 (Dr. Lowenthal and Dr. Cohen are Co PI's)"Heart rate variability during sleep in children with Type 1 Diabetes Melitus"(20,000 IS)
    • 3. Morasha program of the Israel Science Foundation (ISF) - Grant No.1817/07, P.I. 10/2007, "Inflammatory changes in infants with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome". 40,000$ a year for 3 years plus 36,000$ a year for 3 years for salary coverage (228,000 $ overall).
    • 4. WP200, Itamar medical: (2009) P.I. The validation of the WP200 for the diagnosis of OSA in 5-12 year old children.
    • 5. Isreali Societu for Clinical Pediatrics: (2011) P.I. Tonsilotomy Vs. Tonsillectomy in Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Inflammation as a determinant of outcome and choice of surgical technique. (10,000 $)
    • Selected publications, (IF-Impact Factor)
    • 1. Goldbart AD, Goldman LG, Veling CM, Gozal D. Leukotriene modifier therapy for mild sleep disordered breathing. The American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care medicine 2005; 172(3):364-70. The cover of the journal was a picture from this paper. (IF 9.09)
    • 2. Goldbart A, Row BW, Kheirandish L,Wang y, Brittian KR, Gozal D. High fat/ refined carbohydrate diet and intermittent hypoxia independently alter CREB phosphorylation and spatial learning in male rats. Brain Research 2006; 1090(1):190-6. (IF 2.341)
    • 3. Goldbart AD., Krishna J, Li RC, Serpero LD, Gozal D. Inflammatory Mediators in Exhaled Breath Condensate of Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. CHEST 2006 Jul; 130:143-148. (IF 3.924).
    • 4. Tarasiuk A, Greenberg-Dotan S, Simon-Tuval T, Freidman B, Goldbart AD, Tal A, Reuveni H. Elevated Morbidity and Health Care Utilization in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. The American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care medicine 2007 Jan 1; 175(1):55-61. (IF 9.09)
    • To see publications go to PubMed .

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