Research interests

  • Research on consanguinity as a risk factor for genetic disorders and congenital malformations with special focus on overcoming the lack of data on thi issue in the region.
  • Studies on genetic disorders that resulted in identifying new gene mutations and new causative genes.
  • Studies on the impact of genetic counselling on genetic probolems related to
  • The relationship between demographic factors and the prevalence of type 2 diabetes among Israeli Arabs.