Wilmosh Mermershtain

ESMO National Representative in Israel

Term 2016 – 2017
Address Head of Onco-Urology Service
Soroka University Medical Center
POB 151, Beer-Sheva



Dr. Wilmosh Mermershtain, MD is currently Head of Onco-Urology Service in Soroka University Medical Center, Beer Sheva, Israel. He is the Chairman of the Israeli Society of Medical Oncology and Radiation Therapy (ISCORT).

Dr. Wilmosh Mermershtain graduated in general medicine from the Ivano-Frankivsk State Medical Institute (Ukraine) in 1978. He specialized in internal medicine in 1981. Between 1982 and 1987 he worked fulltime in the Ivano-Frankivsk Regional Institute of Oncology. In 1988 he moved to Israel and since 1989 he has been working in the Department of Oncology of the Soroka University Medical Center. His main fields of interest are renal cell carcinoma, prostate cancer and germ cell tumours.                    

Dr. Wilmosh Mermershtain has been involved in numerous local and international phase I-II clinical studies.                                                                                                                                     

He has been senior lecturer at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev. He has contributed to over 50 publications.