Pierre Singer CV

Pierre Singer, MD

Dr. Singer has over 30 years of clinical and academic experience. He is currently director of the General Intensive Care Department, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petach Tikva, Israel (1995-present). Dr. Singer also currently maintains appointments as head of the TPN and Enteral Nutrition teams (since 1995 and 1996, respectively) and head of the Institute of Nutrition Research (2006-present) at Rabin Medical Center, head of the Nutrition Committee at Kupat Holim Clalit (1996-present), and Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Intensive Care at the Sackler school of medicine, Tel Aviv University (2002-present). Dr. Singer was President of the Israel Society for Clinical Nutrition (ISCN) from 2005-2009. More recently, Dr. Singer holds the positions as Chairman of the Nutrition Committee of Clalit Health Services (2009-2012), Chairman of the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Sackler school of medicine, Tel Aviv University (2009-2013), and Chairman of the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN) (2010-2014). He maintains memberships in numerous scientific and professional associations as well as appointments in countless professional and administrative committees. His research interests center around sepsis, respiratory & technologies, and nutrition and metabolism. These interests include various mediators in severe sepsis, ventilation and imaging of lung sounds, and energy metabolism and energy balance in critically ill patients. Dr. Singer has supervised more than 50 clinical and academic research theses. He has received numerous awards and grants throughout his career. Dr. Singer has presented over 160 lectures, and had more than 175 invited papers at scientific meetings. Dr. Singer has published more than 100 original articles, 16 case reports, 26 review articles, 23 book chapters, and 100 abstracts.