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30-Mar-2009
A Hadassah Medical Center team has embarked on a study to determine whether children’s pain is being managed adequately once the children leave the hospital.
30-Mar-2009
In recent years, Hadassah has become increasingly green, initiating programs on and around its hospital campuses that protect and enhance the environment.
30-Mar-2009
Thanks to a partnership between the Hadassah-Hebrew University School of Dental Medicine and the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ), 3,500 underprivileged children in 24 Israeli cities have received free dental care.
30-Mar-2009
Hadassah Medical Center physicians are looking toward molecular medicine to decipher the causes and create the cures for cancer. By examining the structure and behavior of malfunctioning human cells as they progress through the disease process, they come closer to bringing a cure to the clinical setting.
30-Mar-2009
Two-year-old Hadassah Der'I was saved by the Hadassah Medical Center’s astute diagnosticians, who discovered that she had a severe heart disease in addition to the problems in her lungs.
30-Mar-2009
Dear Colleagues, As we continue to host incredible events around the world, I am excited to report to you that we are also looking to the future with the goal of articulating where we want Hadassah International to be in the coming years and how we plan to get there. At our Leadership Conference in November of last year, it became evident to me that there was a need to convene a think tank to set this process in motion. It also became evident that Hadassah International’s volunteers are well equipped to be in the driver’s seat to make the decisions that will carry us into an effective future as partners of the Hadassah Medical Organization.
30-Mar-2009
Young Hadassah International is pleased to welcome the new Young Hadassah Holland Board and thanks and congratulates its immediate past board members for their creativity, devotion, and success in furthering Hadassah’s mission.
30-Mar-2009
Hadassah International is happy to welcome Sally Abadi of Panama and Jason Israel of the United States to the Young Hadassah International Board. They join Young Hadassah International Chair Liz Bazini of New York, current members Sandrine Asseraf of Paris, Josh Schroeder of Israel, and Deborah Fisher of the United Kingdom, along with Advisor and Past President Amos Attali of The Netherlands.
30-Mar-2009
Carla Bruni-Sarkozy is a singer, model, First Lady of France, Good Will Ambassador for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, and a wonderful friend and advocate of the Hadassah Medical Center. On March 5, she was the guest of honor at a gala fundraiser organized by Hadassah France in Paris, helping to raise over $380,000 for Hadassah’s global outreach to orphans with AIDS in Ethiopia.
30-Mar-2009
At a lecture hosted by Hadassah Australia in Sydney, Prof. Shmuel Shapira, Deputy Director General of the Hadassah Medical Center and former head of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Trauma Unit, shared an “insider account” of lessons he learned about mass casualty management while a Lieutenant Colonel in the IDF.