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Aharonson-Daniel, Limor


Prof. Limor Aharonson-Daniel, Vice President for Global Engagement at BGU is the founding director of the PREPARED Center for Emergency Response Research at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.  Limor has a B.Sc in Statistics from Tel-Aviv University and a PhD in Community Medicine from The University of Hong Kong. She joined BGU in 2008 after being the deputy director of The Israel National Center for Trauma and Emergency Medicine Research.  In 2009 she opened and headed the Masters program in Emergency Preparedness and Response (Dept. of Emergency Medicine). She then became head of the department of Emergency Medicine (2011-2016). in 2018 Limor and the masters program moved to the new School of Public Health.

Limor is a full professor, an expert in injury epidemiology. Apart from her contribution to international classification of injury, several of her studies resulted in innovative approaches and instruments to facilitate practically oriented studies of disasters and emergency situations. Among these are the Barell Matrix and the Conjoint Community Resiliency Assessment Measure (CCRAM). Limor  has published extensively in peer reviewed journals and authored several book chapters both on Injury Research Methods  and on Disaster Preparedness Assessment. 

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