||Director, of the Institute of Hematology and Thrombosis and Hemostasis Unit at Rambam HCC, in Haifa. Professor of Hematology holding the Caster Chair for Leukemia Research, of the Technion’s Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel. He served as Chairman of the Israeli Society of Thrombosis and Hemostasis (2002-5). His broad research interests over the years have included thrombosis related to cancer, inherited bleeding disorders and their management, mechanisms of thrombosis, women's health issues in thrombosis and hemostasis, as well as clinical studies with new anticoagulants and hemostatic agents. Professor Brenner has been Co-chair of two subcommittees of ISTH (The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis namely, Women's Health Issues in Thrombosis and Hemostasis) and Perinatal and Pediatric Thrombosis, and he served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. He is an Associate Editor of Seminars in Thrombosis and Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research.