Kadar Award Recipients 2020

Dr. Ronit Satchi-Fainaro (pictured above), was named a 2020 Kadar Family Award Winner for her nanoparticle vaccine research studying cancers and COVID-19.

For the past six years the Naomi Foundation has presented the Kadar Family Award for Outstanding Research to Tel Aviv University to scientists and scholars who have reached the highest levels of excellence in research and teaching. The award is given across multiple disciplines to both senior and junior faculty members. The winners present their work at the Assembly of the TAU Board of Governors Meeting. In addition to funding for their continued research and scholarship, they also receive presentation coaching by Message Experts, a top boutique Israeli messaging and PR firm, and create short videos with details of their work. The videos can be viewed here.

The 2020 winners are:

Prof. Ronit Satchi-Fainaro (Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler School of Medicine)



Prof. Ishay Rosen-Zvi     (Department of Jewish Philosophy and Talmud, Rosenberg School of Jewish studies and Archaeology, Entin Faculty of Humanities)


Prof. Tal Ellenbogen (School of Electrical Engineering, Fleischman Faculty of Engineering)



Dr. Ilit Ferber (School of Philosophy, Entin Faculty of Humanities)