Dr. Jacob (Kobi) Cohen is a renowned womens’ health specialist, and Medical Director and co-founder of Aya Medical Center, Campus Assuta Medical Center, the first center for Womans’ gender medicine which offers total medical care to Women.
He graduated Magna Cum Laude in Medicine from Tel Aviv University in 1982.During his many years of experience he has held the post of Head of Ambulatory Outpatient Clinic and Head of Endoscopic (Hysteroscopic) Services at Lis Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center ,Tel Aviv. He was also for many years Senior Physician, department of Obstetrics and Gynocology, Serlin Maternity Hospital, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Jacob conducted his fellowship studies in the advanced study of Minimally-Invasive Surgery under Dr. A.Magos of the Royal Free Hospital in Hampstead, London, UK and in Endoscopy under Professor Rafael F. Valle at the North Western University Medical School, Chicago, USA. He also did fellowship studies in Fertility Endocrinology under Professor B.Lonenfeld at the Institite of Endocinology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel, and Diagnostic and Operative Hysteroscopy under Professor S.Baroux, Tenon Hospital, Paris, France.
His research fellowship topic was Recurring Miscarriages under Professor Y. Shoenfeld at the Research Unit of Autoimmune Diseases, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel. He also participated in a clinical fellowship in Ultrasound under Professor Meisner at Soroka Medical Center,Beer Sheva,Israel and In Vitro Fertilization at Serlin Maternity Hospital at Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.
Jacob is also the CMO and Co-founder of Fibro Control’s innovative technology for the treatment of uterine tumors.He is involved in the development,advisory, management and progress of clinical trials.
For the last 30 years he has been a member of the Israel Medical Association. Since then he has become a member of countless renowned associations at home and Internationally. He has also served for many years on the International Advisory Board of the American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopy, and as a reviewer of its journal. He also serves on the board of the Israeli Society of Endoscopy.
Throughout his career he has written and published numerous peer reviewed articles and presented at conferences at home and Internationally. He has also been a regular contributor of articles on all matters of womans‘ health in Womans’ magazines, on line health forums, and on medical magazine programmes on Television.