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19-Dec-2007
Being in the right place at the right time, Hadassah Medical Center Director General Prof. Shlomo Mor-Yosef and Head of Orthopedics Prof. Meir Liebergall were able to help save three fingers on a security guard’s hand because they were at the basketball game when the guard picked up a firecracker which nearly severed them. Click on the title for The Jerusalem Post article.
19-Dec-2007
To date, Hadassah International has raised $7.6 million (USD) for the new Sarah Wetsman Davidson Tower of Healing currently being built at Hadassah Ein Kerem. Donations have already come in from Argentina, France, Mexico, New Zealand, Panama, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. Become a vital part of the future of medicine at Hadassah and for the world. For specific giving opportunities, click here.
19-Dec-2007
For the first time, a United Nations General Assembly committee adopted a draft resolution initiated by Israel, which calls on developed countries to make their knowledge and know-how in the field of agricultural technology more accessible to the developing world.
19-Dec-2007
Senior Paris Match Journalist Catherine Schwaab, who was linked to Hadassah by an acquaintance working in the clinic of Hadassah France President Sidney Ohana, spent three days at Hadassah’s Hospitals, which resulted in a major, in-depth article showcasing Hadassah as an island of peace and a center of innovative treatment and research.
19-Dec-2007
During a course in Brussels on Metabolic Diseases and the Liver, a Hadassah connection was made between two delegates!
19-Dec-2007
Forging a connection with a most receptive, generous couple in the Hungarian community, Hadassah International was able to launch an inaugural event in Budapest.
19-Dec-2007
The French fashion magazine, Stiletto, through the initiative of its founder and editor, Laurence Benaïm, partnered with Hadassah France and sponsored an auction of one-of-a-kind luxury items, which raised 65,000 euros for the Hadassah Medical Center’s Department of Pediatric Hemato-Oncology.
19-Dec-2007
Beginning their annual General Assembly with a viewing of Hadassah International’s film, The Heart Has No Borders, Hadassah Austria supporters heard an unexpected emotional personal story from two members of the audience, who had experienced Hadassah Medical Center first-hand.
19-Dec-2007
Young Hadassah Argentina (YHA) actively participated in the widely recognized Juntos Podemos (loosely translated as “We Can!”) Walk, which is held annually to support the rights of the handicapped and to show unity in promoting opportunities for everyone.
19-Dec-2007
To generate excitement and publicity for their upcoming gala event in February, Bright Young Things, Young Hadassah New York held a pre-holiday gathering at a trendy downtown bar with over 100 people from different countries currently living in New York City.