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Koret School of Veterinary Medicine,
The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agricultural, Food & Environment,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Address: Herzl 229, P.O. Box 12,
Rehovot 76100, Israel

Phone: +972-(0)8-9489021/31;
Fax: +972-(0)8-9467940
E-Mail: vet.school@mail.huji.ac.il

 

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Selected Recent Publications

Y. Shilo-Benjamini, P.J. Pascoe, D.J. Maggs, P.H. Kass and E.R. Wisner. (2013). Retrobulbar and peribulbar regional techniques in cats: A preliminary study in cadaversVeterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia. Nov;40(6):623-31.

Y. Shilo-Benjamini, P.J. Pascoe, D.J. Maggs, Pypendop BH, P.H. Kass and E.R. Wisner. (2014). Comparison of peribulbar and retrobulbar regional anesthesia with bupivacaine in catsAmerican Journal of Veterinary Research. Dec;75(12):1029-39.

Research

  • Local and regional anesthetic techniques
  • Ophthalmic regional anesthesia
  • Local anesthetics long-acting formulations
  • Wildlife immobilization
  • Anesthesia in bats

Teaching

  • Introduction to Anesthesia
  • Clinical Veterinary Anesthesia
  • Veterinary Physiology
  • Selected Topics in Anesthesia
  • Wild Birds Medicine

Professional Experience and Qualifications

  • 1999 DVM at Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
  • 2000-2007 Veterinarian at the anesthesia service at Koret Veterinary Teaching Hospital, and at a small animal practice.
  • 2007-2010 Anesthesia residency at the University of California Davis.
  • September 2010- Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists.
  • 2010-2012- Professional research assistant and anesthesia lab instructor at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis.

Dr. Yael Shilo-Benjamini

DVM, Dip. ACVAA

Special interest

  • Local and regional anesthetic techniques
  • Ophthalmic regional anesthesia
  • Local anesthetics long-acting formulations
  • Pain management
  • Wildlife immobilization
  • Animal welfare

Service

Anesthesia Department, Senior Anesthesiologist.

International interests

Pain physiology and management, Regional anesthetic techniques, Animal welfare.