Dr. River is the Chief Physician of the Department of Neurology, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center in Israel. He is an internationally recognized researcher for headache and migraine treatment.
Dr. River received training in pain medicine during his fellowship at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, and at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis. In 1995, Dr. River was granted the Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School award for excellence in clinical work. Dr. River received his M.D. from the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel, and completed his residency in the Department of Neurology, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel.