||He is retired from the Medical Corps of the IDF with the rank of Lt. Colonel and was a Research Fellow at Tygerberg Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Cape-Town, South Africa.
He is an Adjunct Senior Teaching Fellow at the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and the Coordinator of Ob/Gyn, Department of Nursing, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa and the Faculty of Medicine of the Technion.
Dr Jakobi is the Senior Obsterician in charge of the Obstetrical Ward “B” and the High-Risk Pregnancy Clinic, and a Member of the hospital's Committees for Medical Risk Management, Quality Control and Infections. He is also the Director of the High Risk Pregnancy Clinic, Kupat Holim Leumit.
His main areas of interest are evidence based maternal and obstetrical practices and interventions, obstetrical infections with a special emphasis on GBS, pain management and obstetrical risk management.
He is the author of over 100 scientific publications in peer-reviewed medical journals.