Helsinki Committee

Regarding Ministry of Health regulations for medical trials on humans (2014), click here (Hebrew)

Monitored and prospective medical trials, including one or more medical interventions and assessing health effects, must be registered on the NIH website:
Observational, non-interventional trials are exempt from site registration.

The Shaare Zedek Medical Center is recognized by the American Health Ministry to conduct clinical trials.
NIH Approval Number and Expiry Date:
IRB Organization Information
IORG0001519 - Shaare Zedek Med Ctr 
Expires: April 18th, 2015
IRB#: IRB0001966
IRB Name: Shaare Zedek Med Ctr IRB #1 - Ethical (Helsinki) Comm. 
City: Jerusalem
Country: Israel
Status: Active
IRB Type: OHRP Only

NIH Assurance:
Assurance: FWA00004317
Institute: Shaare Zedek Med Ctr
City: Jerusalem
Country: Israel
Type: FWA
Status: Active
Expires: April 19th, 2017

For a list of existing clinical trials at Shaare Zedek registered at the NIH Assurance and Institutional Review Board Registry, click here.

To register research in the NIH database - through Mrs. Irit Romi, Research and Development Authority
, Shaare Zedek
Tel: 972-2-6666352


Committee Chair

Dr. Yehuda Van Dijk


Dr. Liora Sarid


Mrs. Yehudit Bendlemam

Tel: 972-2-6555135
Fax: 972-2-6555770