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26-Nov-2007
Hadassah France planned a trio of concerts in honor of Israelís 60th anniversary, featuring world-renowned Israeli violinist, Shlomo Mintz, performing Niccolo Paganiniís ď24 Caprices For Violin Solo Opus 1.Ē
26-Nov-2007
Experiencing the splendor of Designer Minh Taís summer collection while sipping champagne, participants in Hadassah New Zealandís latest fundraiser helped to raise money for a Nurses Charting Station in the Onocology wing of the new Sarah Wetsman Davidson Tower at the Hadassah Medical Center, in memory of Immediate Past Hadassah New Zealand President Valda Knight.
20-Nov-2007
Hadassah Mexico raised awareness about the Hadassah Medical Center among two thousand people, who came to see the musical, Beauty and the Beast, which Hadassah co-sponsored in collaboration with the Magen David and Mount Sinai Jewish communities of Mexico City, raising $11,000 for the new Sarah Wetsman Davidson Tower.
20-Nov-2007
Hadassah International is pleased to welcome Lionel King, a partner in the law firm of Hammond King Touyz of Perth, Western Australia, as the new President of Hadassah Australia in Perth.
15-Nov-2007
When Dr. Mohammed Dejani, a Fatah terrorist, witnessed the compassionate, quality medical care the Hadassah Medical Center gave his father, who was battling cancer, he was transformed into one of the leading voices for peace between Arabs and Israelis.
15-Nov-2007
For the first time in Israel, physicians from the Hadassah Medical Center Heart Institute, using special equipment ordered from abroad, successfully performed a catheterization to enlarge a heart valve in an eight-year-old girl who was having difficulty breathing due to rheumatoid arthritis.
15-Nov-2007
A study headed up by Dr. Michal Braun, a psycho-oncologist at the Hadassah Medical Centerís Sharett Institute of Oncology, reveals that the spouses of advanced cancer patients who serve as the primary caregivers are prone to depression.
15-Nov-2007
Ten-year-old Hiam, a little girl from the West Bank city of Jenin who suffered from severe scoliosis, can now stand straight and tall, thanks to the delicate spinal surgery performed at Hadassah.
15-Nov-2007
The Hadassah Medical Center has opened Israelís first simulation center for computer-guided surgery, which will be used to test new technologies and to train surgeons in all types of innovative procedures.
15-Nov-2007
The latest community outreach of Hadassahís Patricia and Russell Fleishman Women's Health Center is providing the elderly residents of Jerusalemís Katamonin neighborhood with health education and disease prevention.