Dr. Malka Ashkenazi completed her specialization in pediatric dentistry in 1987. During 1987-1990 she moved to USA for post-doctoral fellowship.
During 1990-2005 she teached dental students and post-graduate students, and was the mentor of many DMD theses. She received several competitive grants, and published over 60 scientific papers. In 2005 she was nominated as Senior Lecturer in pediatric dentistry at Tel Aviv University