Norbert Goldfield

Healing Across the Divides

Founder/Executive Director

Dr. Goldfield is the Founder/Executive Director of Healing Across the Divides (, a twelve-year-old organization focusing on peace-building through health in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Healing Across the Divides accomplishes its objective by seeking to improve health through community-based, locally driven interventions of marginalized Israelis and Palestinians.

Dr. Goldfield also works as a Medical Director for the private health care research group, 3M Health Information Systems, developing tools linking payment for health care services to improved quality of health care outcomes. Dr. Goldfield is a Board Certified Internist practicing at a community health center, edits a peer reviewed medical journal, the Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, and has published more than 50 books and articles.