Education: Ph.D., Ben Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel, 1993, Faculty of Health Sciences (History of Health Services).
Academic position: Moshe Prywes Center of Medical Education, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University.
2003 - Einhorn Prize for Acievments in Hebrew Medical Literature.
Books: Shvarts S., "The Workers' Health Fund in Eretz Israel", The University of Rochester Press, 2002.
Shvarts S., "Health & Zionism-The Shaping of Israel Health Care System in the Early Years of the State 1948-1960", The University of Rochester, 2008.