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פרופ. אבנר שמר

Prof. Avner Shemer is a senior dermatologist in the dermatology department at the Sheba Tel HaShomer Medical Center. Prof. Shemer is a graduate of the Tel Aviv University Medical School
He completed his residency in the department of dermatology and venereology at Rambam Hospital in Haifa and his specialization in dermatology and venereology in 1994
During the course of his residency in the dermatology department at Rambam Hospital Prof. Shemer did a specialization in mycology at the Rambam laboratory. Over the course of 1994 Prof Shemer received professional specialization in the field of mycology (the field that deals with fungal diseases of the skin) at Guy’s Hospital in London with Prof. Roderick Hay
Prof. Shemer serves today as a clinical professor of Dermatology at the University of Tel Aviv, and likewise founded and established the department of dermato-mycology in Israel and conducts an annual dermato-mycology conference attended by various professors from around the world who are on leading experts in the field
Goals of the department of dermato-mycology are many and varied and deal with different dermato-mycological subjects such as nail diseases (nail fungus, ingrown nails, and benign and neoplastic diseases of the nail unit). Assorted innovations relating to research methods, diagnostic methods and different treatments of dermato-mycological diseases in combination with other diseases
Prof. Shemer is a researcher and active partner with researchers around the world for inflammatory skin diseases, including psoriasis and atopic dermatitis

Two years ago, Prof. Shemer was elected to be a member of the prestigious American ADA council (American Dermatological association). Prof. Avner Shemer is the Chairman of the Department of Dermato-Mycology and Nail Disorders in Israel
He also actively participates in national and international conferences and is academically active in diverse fields while focusing on fungal skin diseases and various nail disorders
Prof. Avner Shemer is a member and regular lecturer at national and international conferences including the largest and most important, the AAD Conference

American Academy of Dermatology
European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
European Nail Society
(Council for Nail Disorders (Board Member
Member of the Israeli Association of Dermatology disease
Member of Dermatologic Surgery in Israel
Member of American Dermatology Association

Prof. Avner Shemer was recently selected to serve as a member of the board in the department of nail disorders in the United States (CND). Prof. Avner Shemer also conducts guest lectures at different universities around the world

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TITLE OF LECTURES
Psoriasis & Fungal Infections
? Is there indeed as epidemic tinea capitis due to T.tonsurase in Israel
New study parameters in onychomycosis

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