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The second annual Research Conference in memory of Dr. Ido Yatziv, former Director of Hadassah’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), highlighted studies conducted by residents, nurses and paramedical staff.
For the first time in Israel, two toothless children, ages five and six, were given the ability to talk, chew solid food, and smile again, thanks to dental implants they received from multidisciplinary health professionals at the Hadassah-Hebrew University School of Dental Medicine.
On Sunday, June 2, Hadassah United Kingdom and Young Hadassah UK took an open-topped bus float to be part of the UK community’s “Closer to Israel” Parade to celebrate Israel’s 65th Anniversary.
Hadassah International, in partnership with Forbes, Christie's Auction House, and the Israel Embassy in Russia, launched its first Russian fundraising event at the new Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center in Moscow on Thursday evening, June sixth.
Hadassah International is pleased to announce that Board Member Moishe Sandler of Monterrey, Mexico, has been elected President, effective September 1.
Dr. Avigdor Kaplan, PhD, who steered Clalit, Israel’s largest health fund, from deficit to financial solvency, began his tenure as Director General of the Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO) on June 1.
Concurrently with Israel's National Emergency Preparedness Week, the Hadassah Medical Center conducted a simulation chemical warfare drill at Hadassah-Mount Scopus to test its readiness for a large-scale chemical attack and its ability to treat dozens of patients in a short time span.
To spearhead a paradigm shift in Israeli pediatric care, Hadassah Medical Center Pediatrician Dr. Hava Gadassi trained for two and a half years at the Center for Community Child Health at the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.
Sponsored by the New Mexico Economic Development Department and in collaboration with ATID-Edi (the official Israel trade and investment representative office for a number of American states, including New Mexico), a high level delegation from the New Mexico Trade Mission visited the Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO) in Jerusalem on 2 May 2013.
Mayor Christian Estrosi of Nice, France stopped at Hadassah Hospital-Ein Kerem during his seventh visit to Israel and met with Acting Director General Dr. Yuval Weiss, who emphasized the importance of Hadassah's collaboration with Nice.