A new “Breast cancer med” group Led by Dr. Paluch

We are glad to announce the opening of the breast cancer med group.

Dr. Shani Paluch is a medical oncologist with a masters in epidemiology from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, she joined our service and will manage the group.

Her key areas of clinical interest and research are; breast cancer in young women, BRCA associated breast cancer, triple negative breast cancer and neo-adjuvant therapies.


Dr Paluch-Shimon has authored close to 40 scientific papers and has authored guidelines on breast cancer in young women and screening and prevention of cancer in individuals with a hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome. She is on the editorial board of the Breast Care Journal.


Paluch-Shimon heads the only dedicated multidisciplinary breast cancer service for young women at the Sheba medical center.


Dr. Paluch-Shimon is currently a member of the ESMO Breast Faculty, a lecturer in the European School of Oncology e-ESO series and a member of the scientific committee for the European School of Oncology’s Breast Cancer in Young Women Conference.