Dr. Limor Meoded Danon

מרצה Lecturer
Bar-Ilan Email
Fields of Interest
  • Sociology of medicine 
  • Sociology of the body
  • Phenomenology 
  • Queer Studies
  • Time and Temporalities
  • Narrative Method 
    Research field
    Medical Sociology, Gender(ed) Medicine
    Research Center
    Bar-Ilan University Azrieli Faculty of Medicine, Safed
    • gendered medicine
    • Medical Humanism- the sociological aspects of medicine, diseases and sickness

    Articles published in scientific journals

    • Meoded Danon, L. Parental Struggle for their Children’s Genital Autonomy: Establishing Social Space for ‘Nonnormative’ Genitalia. Qualitative Health Research, accepted for publication on December, 8, 2020.
    • Meoded Danon, L.,& K. Schweizer. (2020). Psychosocial Approaches and Discursive Gaps in Intersex Healthcare: Findings from an Israel -Germany Action study. Culture, Health and Sexuality, 1-16.DOI: 10.1080/13691058.2020.1810779
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2019). Comparing Contemporary Medical Treatment Practices Aimed at Intersexed/DSD Bodies in Israel and Germany. Sociology of Health and Illness, 41(1), 143-164. DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12812
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2018a). Time Matters for Intersex Bodies: Between socio-medical time and somatic time. Social Science & Medicine, 208, 89-97. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.05.019
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2018b). Intersex Activists in Israel: Their Achievements and the Obstacles They Face. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 15(4), 569-578. DOI:10.1007/s11673-018-9877-2
    • Schiff, E., B. Brinkhaous, E. Ben Arie, .…Meoded Danon,L. (2018).Can complementary medicine enhance doctor-patient communication skills? Insights from an International medical student project.Complementary Therapies in Medicine, 41, 283-286. DOI:10.1016/j.ctim.2018.10.012.
    • Meoded Danon, L. & A. Krämer. (2017). Between Concealing and Revealing Intersexed Bodies: Parental Strategies. Qualitative Health Research. 27(10), 1562-1574.  DOI: 10.1177/1049732317697100
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2016). Between My Body and My “Dead Body”, Narratives of Coma. Qualitative health research26(2), 227-240. DOI: 10.1177/1049732315578637
    • Meoded Danon, L., &N. Yanay. (2016). Intersexuality: On secret bodies and secrecy. Studies in Gender and Sexuality, 17(1), 57-72. DOI:10.1080/15240657.2016.1135684
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2015).The Body/Secret Dynamic: Life Experiences of Intersexed People in Israel. Sage Open, 5(2), 1-13. DOI: 10.1177/2158244015580370
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2014). The ramification of the “MinGuf" process” on intersexed people: The tension between the subjective body and the Bio-Social Body. Theory and Criticism, 42, 125-150. (Hebrew).


     Meoded Danon, L. (2014). What kind of body? The paradox of the minguf process on intersexed people’s lives. Tel Aviv, Israel: Resling. (Hebrew) http://www.resling.co.il/book.asp?book_id=770

    Articles in Edited Volume

    • Meoded Danon, L(2020). Between the somatically and politically: The struggle to change the medical policy for intersex people in Israel and Germany. In M. Krumer-Nevo, I. Weiss & R. Strier (EDS), Critical Theory in Action: Critical Practices in the Social Sphere in Israel. Tel Aviv: Resling. (Hebrew).
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2017). Whose body is this, anyway? Intersexual adolescents struggle with the corporeal secret. In E. Lachover, E. Peled, & M. Komem (Eds.), Girlhood and bodies. Jerusalem: Magnes. (Hebrew).

    Non-Refereed publication

    • Meoded Danon, L. (2020). Review of Bioethics and Biopolitics in Israel: Socio-legal, Political, and Empirical Analysis by Boaz Hagai, Yael Hashiloni-Dolev, Nadav Davidson, Dani Filc and Shai J. Lavi. (Eds). Israeli Sociology.
    • Meoded Danon, L. (2019). Review of Moral Equality, Bioethics, and the Child by Claudia Wiesemann. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry.

    2020. Interview in Podcast 'Window to Pride' (Halon Gaava), Kan online. 


    2016. Interview for Podcast on intersexuality and sex/gender issues, Educational T.V online.

    2015. Taking part in the making of the "Third person, Intersex Person”, documentary Film,

              directed by Sharon Luzon.

    2015. An Article in Ynet titled: “Intersex: The people who born with male and female bodies”


    2014. A radio interview with Anat Dolev, "Shesh with Anat Dolev".9.9.14.

    2009. Interview in Making an Order (Osim Seder) ,TV program with Ben Caspit.

    Last Updated Date : 15/12/2022