Weizmann Institute of Science

CEIDSS is a non-profit Research Organization working in health promotion focused on the social determinants of health.  Its mission is to produce innovative intervention research to improve the health status of the population, with an emphasis education on health determinants and risk factors linked with non-communicable diseases.

CEIDSS works in association with local and national authorities. While participating in European projects, CEIDSS has a strong experience in developing national and international comprehensive programs on tackling malnutrition, aligned with health strategies and priorities.

The Weizmann Institute is devoted to wide-ranging multidisciplinary exploration of the natural, exact, and life sciences. There are 2,500 scientists, students, and supporting staff at the institute. Weizmann is widely recognized as an international leader in systems and computational biology, due to several of its scientists in the field.


The team members

Prof. Eran Segal

Prof. Eran Segal heads a multidisciplinary team of computational biologists and experimental scientists in Computational and Systems Biology. With extensive experience in machine learning, his research primarily focuses on Microbiome, Nutrition, Genetics, and their impact on health and disease.

Dr. Adina Weinberger

Dr. Adina Weinberger is a senior staff scientist with a Ph.D. in molecular genetics. She specializes in microbiome interpretation for most of the lab’s studies. Additionally, Dr. Weinberger leads operations and supervises the design and management of the 10K cohort.