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Shai Silberberg

Director of Research Quality
Program Director, Channels, Synapses and Circuits
Division of Extramural Activities

Dr. Shai D. Silberberg is the Director for Research Quality at the NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) leading the Institute efforts to increase the excellence of science and the completeness of research reporting.   In addition, Dr. Silberberg is a Program Director at NINDS with a focus on the molecular structure, function and regulation of ion channels and transporters.   Dr. Silberberg obtained a Ph.D. in Neurophysiology from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.  Prior to joining NINDS, Dr. Silberberg was an Associate Professor at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel, investigating the biophysical functions and physiological roles of ion channels. 

Date last modified: November 20, 2017