huji Koret School of Veterinary Medicine

Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment,
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Gillian Shaban (Dank), DVM

D-ACVIM ( Oncology), D-ECVIM-Ca
Clinical Lecturer, Koret School of Veterinary Medicine
The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food & Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Office Address:
P.O. Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
Phone: +972-(0) 8-9489533; 972-(0)8-9489538
Fax: +972-(0) 8-99467940
Email Address:

Special interests

Veterinary Oncology

Professional Experience and Qualifications

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine- Oncology. Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine- Oncology.


Small Animal Internal Medicine, Clinical Oncology Elective course, Pharmacology. Clinical Veterinary Thinking course



Clinical small animal oncology, Procalcitonin C, Passive smoking



  • Member, Examination committee, ECVIM- Oncology
  • Associate Editor, Veterinary and Comparative Oncology
  • Associate Editor, Israel Journal of Veterinary Medicine


International interests

Veterinary Oncology


Membership in Scientific organizations

- Veterinary Cancer Society (VCS)
- European Society for Veterinary Oncology (ESVONC)
- American College of Veterinary Medicine (ACVIM)
- European College of Veterinary Medicine (ECVIM-Ca)
- American Society of Clincal Oncology(ASCO)


Selected Recent Publications

Kopelman D. Inbar Y. Hanannel A. Dank G. Freundlich D. Perel A. Castel D. Greenfeld A. Salomon T. Sareli M.Valeanu A. Papa M. (2006) Magentic resonance-guided focaused ultrasound surgery (MRgFUS). Four ablation treatments of a single canine hepatocellular adenoma. J Inter Hepato Pancreato Biliary Assoc.. 8(4)292-98,0. Galperin A PI, Margel DC, Baniel JC, Dank GC, Biton HC, Margel SC. (2007) Radiopaque iodinated polymeric nanoparticles for X-ray imaging applications. Biomaterials. Oct;28(30):4461-8. Epub 2007 Jul 20. 6.262, 1/16, 2/44,0. Stettner N PI, Ranen EC, Dank GC, Lavy EC, Brenner OC, Harmelin AC. (2007) Chemotherapeutic treatment of xenograft Spirocerca lupi-associated sarcoma in a murine model. Comp Med. Jun;57(3):267-71. 1.153, 38/133,0. Ranen EPI, Dank GC, Lavy EC, Perl SC, Lahav DC, Orgad UC. (2008). Esophageal Sarcomas in Dogs: Histologic and Clinical Evaluation. Vet J. Oct; 178(1):78-84. 1.755. 13/133,0. Rassnick KM PI, Williams LEC, Kristal OC, Al-Sarraf RC, Baez JLC, Zwahlen CHC, Dank GC. (2008) Lomustine for treatment of mast cell tumors in cats: 38 cases (1999-2005). J Am Vet Med Assoc. Apr 15;232(8):1200-5. 1.820, 11/133. Kuzi S PI, Aroch IC, Peleg KC, Karnieli OC, Klement EC, Dank G PI (2008). Canine procalcitonin messenger RNA expression. J Vet Diagn Invest. Sep;20(5):629-33. 0.984, 44/133.


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