R.D, PhD המכללה האקדמית תל חי
2004 – 2007: B.Sc. in Nutritional Sciences (Magna cum laude). The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
2008 – 2011: M.Sc. in Nutritional Sciences (Magna cum laude). The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
2011 – 2017: Ph.D. in Nutritional Sciences. The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Teaching at the Department of Nutritional Sciences. The Robert
Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment. The Hebrew
University of Jerusalem. Courses:
2008-2010: Human's anatomy and physiology laboratory (for Sc. students -2nd year).
2008-2013: Nutrition education programs (for Sc. students -3rd year).
2011-2013: "Human Nutrition lab" and “Human Nutrition” (for B.Sc. students-2nd year).
Teaching at the Department of Nutrition Science, Tel-Hai Academic College. Courses:
2017-present: “Scientific writing and informatics” (for B.Sc. students-2nd year) “Dietetics” (for B.Sc. students-3rd year) and “Healthy Human's Nutrition” (for B.Sc. students-2rd year), “Nutrition in Community” (for B.Sc. students-3rd year).
Professional / Academic Association Membership/s:
July 2011- April 2013: Freelance independent dietitian (Part-Time Percentage: 20%), particularly for babies, children and teenager's sectors – Clalit HealthCare Services, Jerusalem.
December 2010- October 2013: Dietitian (Part-Time Percentage: 20%), for all the sectors – Meuhedet HealthCare Services, Rehovot, Ramla, Talmei menashe and Segev Shalom.
2011: Nutrition guide for the Arab sector in Ramla, accented by “Ashalim"
– May 2010- September 2011: Dietitian and supervised dietetic interns in half time job at babies’ department, children department and children intensive care department at Kaplan Hospital, Rehovot.- Some nutritional problems which I treated in the hospital or in the clinics: Babies and Children: Obesity, FTT, Celiac, Steatosis, Hypercholesterolemia, Enteral feeding, Parenteral feeding, Milk allergy. – Adults: Obesity, Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertriglyceridemia, Hypertension, Insulin independent diabetes, Gestational Diabetes, Diverticulitis and Diverticulosis, Crohn's disease, Steatosis, Bariatric surgery, Gout, Anemia.
Membership in Professional Associations
2015- Present: Member in the Keystone Society.
2014- Present: Member in the European association of cancer research (EACR) Society.
2009- Present: Member in the Israeli Dietitians Association “ATID”.
Lavi I, Levinson D, Peri I, Nimri L, Hadar Y, Schwartz B. Orally administered glucans from the edible mushroom Pleurotus pulmonarius reduce acute inflammation in dextran sulfate sodium-induced experimental colitis. Br J Nutr. 2010; 103:393-402.
Lavi I, Nimri L, Levinson D, Peri I, Hadar Y, Schwartz B. Glucans from the edible mushroom Pleurotus pulmonarius inhibit colitis-associated colon carcinogenesis in mice. J Gastroenterol. 2012; 47:504-18.
Nimri L, Barak H, Greave L, Schwartz B. Restoration of caveolin-1 expression suppresses growth, membrane-type-4 metalloproteinase expression and metastasis-associated activities in colon cancer cells. Mol Carcinog. 2013 ;52:859-70.
Yehuda-Shnaidman E, Nimri L, Tarnovscki T, Kirshtein B, Rudich A, Schwartz B. Secreted human adipose leptin decreases mitochondrial respiration in HCT116 colon cancer cells. PLoS One. 2013 ;8:e74843.
Nimri L, Saadi J, Peri I, Yehuda-Shnaidman E, Schwartz B. Mechanisms linking obesity to altered metabolism in mice colon carcinogenesis. Oncotarget. 2015 ;6:38195-209.
Nimri L, Spivak O, Tal D, Schälling D, Peri I, Graeve L, Salame T-M, Yarden O, Hadar Y, Schwartz B. A recombinant fungal compound Ostreolysin, induces anti-proliferative and pro-apoptotic effects on colon cancer cells. Oncotarget. 2017 ;8 :28854-28864.
Oren T, Nimri L, Yehuda- Shnaidman E, Staikin K, Hadar Y, Friedler A, Amartely H, Slutzki M, Pizio AD, Niv MY, Peri I, Graeve L, Schwartz B. Recombinant ostreolysin induces brown fat-like phenotype in HIB-1B cells. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2017 ;61(9).
Nimri L, Solodki K, Peri I, Yehuda-Shnaidman E, Schwartz B. Ostreolysin induces browning of adipocytes and ameliorates hepatic steatosis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 Apr 16. doi: 10.1111/jgh.14259. [Epub ahead of print].
Nimri L, Claudia Grajeda-Iglesias, Nina Volkova, and Michael Aviram. Pro – atherogenic and pro – oxidant crosstalk between adipocytes and macrophages. Eur J Nutr. 2018 May 26. doi: 10.1007/s00394-018-1729-7. [Epub ahead of print].
Nimri L, Peri I, Yehuda-Shnaidman E, Schwartz B. Adipocytes from various fat depots crosstalk with colon cancer cells and modulate their invasive phenotype via specific adipokines. Submitted to Translational Oncology.
Active Participation in Conferences
2014, Nimri L, Janan saadi, Yehuda-Shnaidman E, Schwartz B. Mechanisms linking obesity to altered metabolism in murine colon carcinogenesis. The European Association of Cancer Research (EACR) Conference. Munich, Germany, July 2014.
2015, Nimri L, Yehuda-Shnaidman E, Schwartz B. Mechanisms linking obesity to altered metabolism in colon carcinogenesis. The Keystone Conference. Vancouver, Canada, January 2015.
2009, Nimri L, Greave L, Schwartz B. The Role of Caveolin-1 and Raft-associated MMPs in the Regulation of the Metastatic Ability of Human Colon Cancer Cells. ATID Association Meeting, Rehovot, Israel, October 2009.
2010, Nimri L, Greave L, Schwartz B. The Role of Caveolin-1 and Raft-associated MMPs in the Regulation of the Metastatic Ability of Human Colon Cancer Cells. The Annual Convention of The Israel Medical Association – The Society for Clinical Nutrition. The Israel Branch of ESPEN: European Society of Clinical Nutrition, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 2010.
2011, Nimri L. Antioxidants for cancer treatment and prevention. "Oncology and Nutrition" seminar, Beilinson Hospital, Petah Tikva, Israel, June 2011.
2012, Nimri L. Olive Oil as a Basic Ingredient in the Mediterranean Diet, why should we add olive oil to our diet? The Israeli Nutrition Week and the AODA Regional Conference, Mediterranean Diet in the Life Cycle, Tel-Aviv, Israel, June 2012.
2012, Nimri L. Olive Oil as a Basic Ingredient in the Arab Israeli Diet, why should we add olive oil to our diet? The 3RD International Conference on the "Olive Oil Revolution Quality, Culinary and Health", Nazareth, Israel, June 2012.
2009, Nimri L, Israeli I, Stark A. Nutrition education in the Arab sector: The Challenge. ATID Association Meeting, Rehovot, Israel, October 2009.