About

First Name, Last Name Eyal Gal, M.D.
Current Appointments                      Name of Institution             from     to         Gastroenterology Department, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus 85 Jabotinski St. Petah Tikva, 49100 Israel – Gastroenterology – Head of Small Bowel Disease Service                          2013-present Gastroenterology  – Senior staff                                                                   2001-2013  
Education (College, Universities, other training) Name of Institution                                                                   Degree             Date Obtained University of Tel-Aviv, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel - Aviv Israel              MD                    1991   Medical License Number _21520_
Postgraduate and/or Specialist Training,                                            Date Obtained Board Certification; Type of Certification (eg, Board Exams, Licenses) Name of Institution Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus – Board certified in Internal Medicine        1999 Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus – Board certified in Gastroenterology         2002 Given Imaging, Yoqneam, Israel – Capsule endoscopy training                                    2004 Mainz, Germany -Johannes Guttenberg university – Confocal Endomicroscopy          2009 Chicago Illinois, DDW – BARRX Medical- Radiofrequency ablation training             2011 Paris France, Mauna Kea Technologies- Endomicroscopy Cellvizio workshop            2011 Rotterdam, Nederlands –Erasmus MC – Rotation in Advanced endoscopy unit           2012 Rotterdam, Nederlands – Skillslab, Erasmus MC -ESD workshop                                2013 Herzlia, Israel- Sedation in Gastroenterology course                                                      2013
Previous Appointments and Research Experience Name of Institution, Position                                                                                 From           To Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Gastroenterology, Resident                    1999       2001 Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Internal Medicine B, Resident              1995       1998 Army – medical corps                                                                                                1991       1994 Assaf Haroffe Medical Center, Tzriffin, Israel, rotating Internship                          1989       1990  
Professional Societies or Organizations (Most Relevant)   Israeli Gastroenterological Association Israeli association for advanced technologies (in IGA) American Society of Gastroendoscopy (ASGE)    
List of publications  
Author of 22 papers published in peer reviewed medical or scientific journals.     1.     Bar-Gil Shitrit A, Koslowsky B, Kori M, Paz K, Adar T, Israeli E, Ben-Horin S, Berdichevski T, Coscas D, Gal E, Odes S, Shaul R, Ben-Yaacov A, Goldin E. Inflammatory bowel disease: an emergent disease among ethiopian jews migrating to Israel. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2015 Mar;21(3):631-5. 2.     Rex DK, Adler SN, Aisenberg J, Burch WC Jr, Carretero C, Chowers Y, Fein SA, Fern SE, Fernandez-Urien Sainz I, Fich A, Gal E, Horlander JC Sr, Isaacs KL, Kariv R, Lahat A, Leung WK, Malik PR, Morgan D, Papageorgiou N, Romeo DP, Shah SS, Waterman M. Accuracy of Capsule Colonoscopy in Detecting Colorectal Polyps in a Screening Population. Gastroenterology. 2015 Jan 22 3.     Zvidi I, Geller A, Gal E, Morgenstern S, Niv Y, Dickman R. Malignant transformation of esophageal lichen planus. Isr Med Assoc J. 2012 Jun;14(6):395-6. 4.     Niv Y, Bogolavski I, Ilani S, Avni I, Gal E, Vilkin A, Levi Z. Impact of colonoscopy on quality of life. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 Jul;24(7):781-6. 5.     Niv Y, Ilani S, Levi Z, Hershkowitz M, Niv E, Fireman Z, O'Donnel S, O'Morain C, Eliakim R, Scapa E, Kalantzis N, Kalantzis C, Apostolopoulos P, Gal E. Validation of the Capsule Endoscopy Crohn's Disease Activity Index (CECDAI or Niv score): a multicenter prospective study. Endoscopy. 2012 Jan;44(1):21-6. 6.     Levi Z, Gal E, Vilkin A, Chonen Y, Belfer RG, Fraser G, Niv Y. Fecal immunochemical test and small bowel lesions detected on capsule endoscopy: results of a prospective study in patients with obscure occult gastrointestinal bleeding. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2011 Nov;23(11):1024-8. 7.     Levi Z, Baris HN, Kedar I, Niv Y, Geller A, Gal E, Gingold R, Morgenstern S, Baruch Y, Leach BH, Bronner MP, Eng C. Upper and Lower Gastrointestinal Findings in PTEN Mutation-Positive Cowden Syndrome Patients Participating in an Active Surveillance Program. Clin Transl Gastroenterol. 2011 Nov 17;2:e5. 8.     Eliakim R, Yassin K, Niv Y, Metzger Y, Lachter J, Gal E, Sapoznikov B,Konikoff F, Leichtmann G, Fireman Z, Kopelman Y, Adler SN. Prospective multicenter performance evaluation of the second-generation colon capsule compared with colonoscopy. Endoscopy. 2009 Dec;41(12):1026-31. 9.     Grozinsky-Glasberg S, Kaltsas G, Gur C, Gal E, Thomas D, Fichman S,Alexandraki K, Barak D, Glaser B, Shimon I, Gross DJ. Long-acting somatostatin analogues are an effective treatment for type 1 gastric carcinoid tumours. Eur J Endocrinol. 2008 Oct;159(4):475-82. 10.  Gal E, Geller A, Fraser G, Levi Z, Niv Y. Assessment and validation of the new capsule endoscopy Crohn's disease activity index (CECDAI). Dig Dis Sci. 2008Jul;53(7):1933-7. 11.  Vilkin A, Levi Z, Morgenstern S, Shmuely H, Gal E, Hadad B, Hardi B, Niv Y. Higher gastric mucin secretion and lower gastric acid output in first-degree relatives of gastric cancer patients. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2008 Jan;42(1):36-41. 12.  Gal E, Levi Z, Shemesh I, Chorev N, Niv Y. Open access gastroscopy in hospitalized patients. Isr Med Assoc J. 2007 Nov;9(11):797-9. 13.  Chorev N, Chadad B, Segal N, Shemesh I, Mor M, Plaut S, Fraser G, Geller A, Gal E, Niv Y. Preparation for colonoscopy in hospitalized patients. Dig Dis Sci. 2007 Mar;52(3):835-9. 14.  Zvidi I, Gal E, Rachamimov R, Niv Y. Tacrolimus-Induced Intestinal Angioedema: 15.  Diagnosis by Capsule Endoscopy. Case Rep Gastroenterol. 2007 Jun 20;1(1):1-6. 16.  Niv Y, Brenner B, Fireman Z, Fraser G, Gal E, Levy Z. [Colonoscopy for early detection of colorectal cancer in average-risk population]. Harefuah. 2006 Nov;145(11):841-2. Review. Hebrew. 17.  Niv Y, Battler A, Abuksis G, Gal E, Sapoznikov B, Vilkin A.  Endoscopy in asymptomatic minidose aspirin consumers. Dig Dis Sci. 2005 Jan;50(1):78-80. 18.  Wasserberg N, Gal E, Fuko Z, Niv Y, Lelcuk S, Rubin M. Surgical clip found in duodenal ulcer after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2003 Dec;13(6):387-8. 19.  Gal E, Abuksis G, Fraser G, Koren R, Shmueli C, Yahav Y, Niv Y. 13C-urea breath test to validate eradication of Helicobacter pylori in an Israeli population. Isr Med Assoc J. 2003 Feb;5(2):98-100. 20.  Samra Z, Shmuely H, Niv Y, Dinari G, Passaro DJ, Geler A, Gal E, Fishman M, Bachor J, Yahav J. Resistance of Helicobacter pylori isolated in Israel to metronidazole, clarithromycin, tetracycline, amoxicillin and cefixime. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2002 Jun;49(6):1023-6. 21.  Geller A, Gal E. Dilation of benign strictures following low anterior resection using Savary-Gilliard bougies. Endoscopic treatment of benign anastomotic colorectal stenosis with electrocautery. Gastrointest Endosc. 2001 Aug;54(2):277-9. 22.  Molad Y, Gal E, Magal N, Sulkes J, Mukamel M, Weinberger A, Lalazari S, Shohat M. Renal outcome and vascular morbidity in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE): lack of association with the angiotensin-converting enzyme gene polymorphism. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2000 Oct;30(2):132-7
Type of GCP Training:
B.R.D.- Design, conduct & Management of Clinical Trials Practical GCP Compliance Course 27-29.10.2004

Recent Clinical Trial Experience:

Previous participation in clinical trials (For Investigators in the European Union only)

Indication of Trial Clinical Phase of Trial (I-IV) Role in Trial (e.g. Investigator, Co-Investigator) Year in which trial was conducted
Anti TNF alfa for ulcerative colitis (2 studies) II/III Co-Investigator 2005-present