• Structures and functions in the prokaryotes domain
    Chairs: Prof. Michael Meijler (BGU) and Prof. Ed Bayer (WIS)

  • Parasitology
    Chairs: Prof. Dan Zilberstein (Technion) and Dr. Neta Regev-Rudzki (WIS)

  • The human microbiome
    Chairs: Prof. Eran Elinav (WIS) and Dr. Naama Geva-Zatorsky (Technion)

  • Mycology and Yeast Biology
    Chairs: Prof. Shay Covo (Hebrew U) and Judith Berman (TAU)

  • Microbial Genetics and evolution
    Chairs: Prof. Ilan Rosenshine (Hebrew U) and Ehud Banin (BIU)

  • Molecular Virology
    Chairs: Dr. Ron Diskin (WIS) and Adi Stern (TAU)

  • Microbial Biotechnology
    Chairs: Prof. Eddie Cytryn (ARO) and Prof. Lital Alfonta (BGU)

  • Aquatic Microbiota
    Chairs: Dr. Laura Steindler (Haifa U) and Prof. Rakefet Schwarz (BIU)

  • Environmental and Plant Microbiology
    Chairs: Prof. Saul Burdman (Hebrew U) and Prof. Asaph Aharoni (WIS)

  • Clinical Virology
    Chairs: Dana Wolf (Hebrew U), Meir Shamay (BIU)

  • Plenary Sessions
    Chairs: Prof. Orna Amster Choder (Hebrew U), Dr. Erez Mills (Hebrew U) and Prof. Anat  Herskovits (TAU) 

  • Closing session: Prof. Anat Herskovits (TAU)


This is a joint meeting with the passwell symposia on antibiotic resistance

Link to the 2019 Justen Passwell Symposium

Abstract submission and Registration will be opened on November 1st.

In parallel with the Passwell International Meeting for Antibiotic Resistance

Organizing committee

  • Dr. Erez Mills,
    The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  • Dr. Ilana Kolodkin-Gal,
    Weizmann Institute of Science

Coordinator & Accessibility Issues

Irit Veksler


  • The Chorafas Institute for Scientific Exchange