Curriculum Vitae – Haim Belmaker

1947 Born, Los Angeles, California, USA

1967 BA cum laude, in Biology, Harvard University

1971 MD, Duke University

1971-72 Resident in Psychiatry, Duke Hospital

1972-74 Clinical Associate, National Institute of Mental Health

1974-84 Director of Research, Jerusalem Mental Health Center

1975 Lecturer in Psychiatry, Hadassah-Hebrew University School of Medicine

1977 Visiting Professor (6 months), Medical College of Wisconsin

1977 Certified in Psychiatry, Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

1977-99 Journal Editorial Board, Biological Psychiatry

1978 Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry, Hadassah-Hebrew University

1979-1999 Editorial Board, Journal of Psychiatric Research

1980 A.E. Bennett Award, Society for Biological Psychiatry

1982 Chairman, Organizing Committee of  CINP

1983 Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Hadassah-Hebrew University, Jerusalem

1983 Anna Monika Prize for Research in Depression

1984 Chairman, Organizing Committee, 1987 6th Catecholamine Congress

1984-92 Councillor of the CINP

1985-98 Scientific Advisory Board, Israel Center for Psychobiology

1985 Assoc. Professor of Psychiatry, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

1985-1994 Director, Acute Psychiatry, Beersheva Mental Health Center

1986- Professor of Psychiatry, Ben Gurion Univ., Faculty of Health Sciences

1986 William N. Creasy Visiting Lecturer in Pharmacology, 12/86, University of N.C.

1988-1998 Chairman, Division of Psychiatry, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

1993 Ziskind-Somerfeld Prize for Senior Research in Psychiatry

1994- 2012 Assistant Director, Beersheva Mental Health Center

1994 NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Award, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

1996- Editorial Board, Journal of Neural Transmission

1996 Eli Lilly Award of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology

1998 Pfizer Visiting Professorship, St. Louis University, 8/98

1998- Associate Editor, Bipolar Disorders

2000 NARSAD, Nola Maddox Falcone Award in depression research

2004 Research Prize of the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry

1998-2007 Director, Stanley International Research Center, Beersheva, Israel

2007 Archived Interview, International Historical Archives of Psychopharmacology, ACNP

2008-2010 President CINP (International College of Neuropsychopharmacology)

2012- Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, Ben Gurion University

2012-2014 Vice President, International Society for Bipolar Disorders

2013- President, INA (International Neuropsychiatric Association)

2015- President, Israel Psychiatric Association

 Publications: 146 book chapters, 345 articles in scientific journals, 19 books edited