The Snaider and Btesh families from Panama visited their Hadassah friends, Pnina Sharon, Head Nurse of the Judy and Sidney Swartz Center for Emergency Medicine, and Dr. Gidon Almogy of Hadassah’s Trauma Unit at Ein Kerem. Ms. Sharon and Dr. Almogy traveled to Hospital Santo Tomás in Panama City to provide hands-on training for the doctors and nurses in the emergency, surgery, and trauma units.
Hundreds of people attended Hadassah Germany’s Charity Party in Munich, under the patronage of Axel Milberg, a member of the German Board of Governors, where they learned about the renovation of the Pediatrics Department at Hadassah Hospital-Mount Scopus.
Hadassah Switzerland President Ellen Frick-Delman and her husband, Rolf, visited Israel and the Hadassah Medical Center for the first time and found the experience “absolutely inspirational.”
With red and white Hadassah balloons creating an uplifting welcome for the 250 participants, Hadassah Panama hosted a Women’s Health Day entitled “To Your Health and Wellness,” providing advice from specialists on a wide variety of topics as well as opportunities for creative exercise, a nutritious breakfast buffet, cooking demonstration, and tasting menu lunch. Funds realized, thanks to the many sponsors and speakers who donated their time, are earmarked for the Blood Bank at the Hadassah Medical Center.
Hadassah is mourning the death of Bill Davidson, Chairman and President of Guardian Industries, owner of the Detroit Pistons, and a Hadassah supporter--after his passing Friday evening.
It is with heartfelt sadness that we inform you of Canadian Hadassah-WIZO (CHW) National President Terry Schwarzfeld’s passing in Ottawa this morning. Collectively, our thoughts and prayers are with her husband, Steve; her sons, Adam, Simon, and David; her daughter-in-law, Luana; and her grandson, Benjamin.
Singer. Model. First Lady of France.
Carla Bruni-Sarkozy was the guest of honor March 5 at a glitzy fund-raiser in Paris for Hadassah Medical Organization’s hospital in Jerusalem and its global medical aid programs.
Help Hadassah meet the critical and ever-growing demand for a safe blood supply in a donor-friendly environment.
Hadassah-Hebrew University Dental Student Tamar Ziskind experienced another type of crown when she represented her homeland in the Miss World competition as Miss Israel. While in Johannesburg for the event, she enjoyed having the opportunity to become friendly with Miss Egypt and Miss Lebanon.
On Tuesday, January 27, the Hadassah Medical Center signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the renowned Institut de Cancérologie Gustave Roussy (IGR) of Villejuif, France, establishing a twinning initiative for collaboration on cancer healing, teaching, and research between Roussy and Hadassah’s Sharett Institute of Oncology.