Assistant Professor David (Dedi) Meiri comes from a highly diverse background. He holds an M.Sc. in biochemistry and a Ph.D. in plant biotechnology from Tel Aviv University. He conducted his postdoctoral fellowship at the Ontario Cancer Institute, where he focused on the role of the GEF-H1 protein in tumor invasion and metastasis, receiving in a short time worldwide recognition as an expert in the fields of G-protein coupled receptors and small GTPases. Upon completion of his postdoctoral fellowship, Dr Meiri took a position at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, where he heads the “Laboratory of Cancer Biology and Cannabinoid Research” and a member of the Technion Integrated Cancer center.