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22-May-2013
On a perfect early Spring evening, H.E. Ambassador Yigal Caspi, Ambassador of the State of Israel to Switzerland and Liechtenstein, welcomed Hadassah Switzerland into his home in Bern, Switzerland. The evening highlighted the Chagall-Hadassah-Christieís Partnership to benefit the Specialty and General Pediatric Surgery Operating Theater & Pre-Surgical Unit in the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower.
22-May-2013
With entertainment by the children of the Shalva School Chorus Band, in front of the Eli Douer and Family Center for Pediatric Genetic and Chronic Diseases on Hadassah Hospital-Mount Scopus, a groundbreaking was celebrated for the new Healing and Environmental Garden, a gift from Australians, Jack and Robert Smorgon and their families, along with other supporters of Hadassah Australia and Jewish National Fund.
17-May-2013
Thanks to a catheterization method of valve replacement, a 15-year-old girlís life was preserved without the need for open-heart surgery.
17-May-2013
Researchers at the Hadassah University Medical Center have discovered that overexpression of an immune system Natural Killer (NK) cell called Neuroligin 4 can trigger cirrhosis of the liver by preventing the body from combating scarring.
17-May-2013
On May 3, 2013, Dr. Alexandre Padilha, Brazilís Minister of Health, visited the Hadassah Medical Organization, accompanied by a delegation of representatives and health professionals.
17-May-2013
We are launching "VIPs to Israel" to share with our international network the visits that the Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO) receives from dignitaries and personalities from the worlds of government, entertainment, and sports. Due to the high visibility of such individuals and delegations, highlighting these visits is instrumental in spreading our message throughout the world.
17-May-2013
Australian Ambassador to Israel Andrea Falkner visited the Hadassah Hospitals in Jerusalem on April 18, 2013.
16-May-2013
While in the United States for training in evaluating children who have been physically or sexually abused, Hadassah Medical Center Senior Gynecologist/Obstetrician and Sexual Abuse Specialist Dr. Mushira Aboodia gave a presentation at Hadassahís New York headquarters about the work of the Hadassah Medical Centerís Bat Ami Center for Victims of Sexual Abuse.
16-May-2013
Researchers at the Hadassah University Medical Center witnessed the ability of the heart to heal itself, in the course of conducting a study on sheep where they implanted a stent into the left atrial appendage and found tissue growing inside the stent.
16-May-2013
ďMemory and PreservationĒ was the focus of this yearís Womenís Health Day sponsored by the Hadassah Medical Centerís Patricia and Russell Fleischman Center for Women's Health at the Israel Museum.