Dr. Shtein is a graduate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem's Faculty of Medicine. She specialized in pediatrics in the Division of Pediatrics at Wolfson Medical Center from 1997 - 2002. After completing her residency, she served as a senior physician in the Pediatric Urgent Care Department and then went on to specialize in infectious diseases. From that time and through her appointment this month at Hillel Yaffe Medical Center, Dr. Shtein served as a senior physician and consultant on infectious diseases in the Division of Pediatrics and Wolfson Hospital. From 2007-2011, Dr. Shtein was the General Secretary of the Israel Society of Clinical Pediatrics (HIPAK) and currently services as the Secretary of the Israel Society for Infectious Diseases. She is also a member of the Advisory Committee on Vaccinations for the Ministry of Health.