Zohar Amar

Professor Zohar Amar is Director of the Unit on the History of Medicine at Bar-Ilan University in Israel. He is member of the editorial board of several scientific journals and author of many monographs and books. His fields of research and teaching especially include: history of the nature in ancient and pre-modern times (particularly in Jewish sources); material culture and everyday life in the Middle Ages; the history of medicine and Ethnopharmacology.