Sagol faculty


Prof. Jacob Giris

Dept. of Physiology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine



Research topic:

  • Neuro-crdiovascular regulation.
  • Cerebral and mesenteric blood flow regulation (central effects)
  • Cannabis effects on stress, coagulation and central mechanisms
  • Cradiovascular autonomic control in health and disease
  • Proprprioceptivity and autonomic control etc.

Research  methods:

  • Non-invasive cardiovascular methods.
  • US, Echo-cardiogram, MRI etc
  • Flow, Doppler and US (Dopplex)
  • Herat rate variability and barorefelx methodology

Projects in the lab include:

  • Effect of Cannabis on Brain connectivity and pain regulation in fibromyallgia.
  • Effect of cannabis on cardiovascular regulation, stress and coagulation

Joint projects with other Faculty members in the Sagol School of Neuroscience:

  • Talma Hemdler
  • Hagai Sharon