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Dr Judah Koller

Dr. Judah Koller

Chair, Graduate Division of Special Education
Seymour Fox School of Education
judah.koller@mail.huji.ac.il

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Judah is a clinical psychologist and assistant professor of clinical child/school psychology and special education in the Seymour Fox School of Education of Hebrew University, where he chairs the graduate program in Special Education. Judah completed his postdoctoral fellowship at the Yale Child Study Center and his doctorate at Ferkauf Graduate School for Psychology at Yeshiva University. Dr. Koller has been working with children and families with special needs for 15 years and is dedicated to bridging the world of research with those the research most stands to benefit. His focus, in both research and clinical work, is on the early identification of autism in young children and identifying efficient mechanisms of support for these children and their parents.

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Prof. Asher Ornoy

Prof. Asher Ornoy

Faculty of Medicine
Department of Medical Neurobiology
ashero@ekmd.huji.ac.il

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Professor Ornoy is professor emeritus of anatomy, embryology & teratology at the Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School. In addition to having served in numerous positions within the medical school, Professor Ornoy served in the Israeli Ministry of Health as the head of the Department of Child Development and Rehabilitation (1996-2013) and of the Division of Rehabilitation (2013-2014). Professor Ornoy was recognized by the Israeli Society for Child Development and Rehabilitation for extraordinary and lifetime contribution to the field of child development in Israel. 

Professor Ornoy is professor emeritus of anatomy, embryology & teratology at the Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School. In addition to having served in numerous positions within the medical school, Professor Ornoy served in the Israeli Ministry of Health as the head of the Department of Child Development and Rehabilitation (1996-2013) and of the Division of Rehabilitation (2013-2014). Professor Ornoy was recognized by the Israeli Society for Child Development and Rehabilitation for extraordinary and lifetime contribution to the field of child development in Israel. 

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Prof. Cory Shulman

Prof. Cory Shulman

Director of the Autism Center
Head of The Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health program
School of Social Work
cory.shulman@mail.huji.ac.il

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Professor Shulman is a professor in the Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, where she heads the specialization in infant and early childhood mental health. Professor Shulman has over thirty years of experience working with individuals and families with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Her current research focuses on longitudinal studies of children with a suspicion of autism, specifically on developmental trajectories. Professor Shulman has helped establish numerous programs for students with ASD in mainstream classrooms, has consulted throughout the country for the Ministry of Education and has led special diagnostic teams for ASD in the country's HMOs. 

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