Sylvia Benzaken


Sylvia Benzaken MD, Head of Auto immunity department, Immunology laboratory

Vice-President of the Nice University Hospital medical board.

Doctor Sylvia Benzaken, is an Immunology Doctor of medicine at Nice University Hospital, and is involved in auto-immune diseases diagnosis and clinical research noteworthy concerning immunotherapies and renal auto immune diseases.

She is involved in quality and safety of care, and promotion of e-tools in patient care, as implementing electronic medical records and specific professional softwares leading to “No paper hospital”. She also involved in e-health as head and coordinates a regional committee and delivering e health education to health workers, either med or non med, and patients.

At a national level, within the French Conference of the University Hospital medical boards Presidents, , she leads a group of quality and safety medical experts. She is member of the new CPD French Agency (ANDPC). She belongs to French Health Authority (HAS), as a member of the professional practices and patients care commission. She also works as an expert for the Evaluation Agency for Research and Higher Education (AERES).

She has been from 2010 to 2014 the head of  the Regional Health Agency (ARS) committee for health organization (CSOS), involved in new technologies authorizations and telemedicine spreading. Since 2016, she chairs the regional health pertinence committee.