Ellen Milshtein

Research Scholar, Quality Assurance Team (Quality Group)

Quality in Social Services

Research scholar, Quality Assurance (QA) Team, Quality Group, the Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute (MJB), Israel’s leading center for applied social research.

Ellen Milstein has worked at MJB since 2007. Her primary research area focuses on the evaluation of training programs, particularly programs to develop Jewish leadership worldwide. In addition, she has specialized in studies of people with disabilities, sudden loss, and bereavement.

Ellen holds a BA in sociology and education from Bar-Ilan University and an MA in anthropology and sociology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

She can be contacted at ellenm@jdc.org or by telephone at 972-2-655-7539.

Journal Articles

Ornoy, A., Ovadia, M., Rivkin, D., Milshtein, E., & Barlev, L. (2016). Prevalence of ADHD among 7-9-year-old children in Israel. A comparison between Jewish and Arab populations. Israel Journal of Psychiatry and Related Sciences53(2), 3-9.

Loeff, Y., Rivkin, D., & Milshtein, E. (2013). Children of new immigrants with special needs: Barriers to diagnosis and treatment with suggestions for better services. International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 6(4), 493.

Mizrahi, I., Kaplan, G., Milshtein, E., Reshef, B. P., & Baruch, G. B. (2008). Coping simultaneously with 2 stressors: Immigrants with ovarian cancer. Cancer Nursing, 31(2), 126-133.