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23-Aug-2012
Rasheda Ali, daughter of the legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali, and a member of the advisory board of BrainStorm, the Israeli company that works on innovative treatments for Parkinsonís and Multiple Sclerosis with Hadassah Senior Neurologist Prof. Dimitrios Karussis, will now focus her efforts on behalf of the BrainStorm/Hadassah methodology.
17-Aug-2012
In late May, Hadassah New Zealand was approached by two of its strongest supporters and members, Jeff Cook and Rosemary Currie, regarding a monthly initiative by the Greenlane Christian Centre called the Israel Focus Group.
12-Aug-2012
Initiated by Hadassah Australia, the collaboration between Prof. Tali Siegal, Director of the Hadassah Medical Centerís Gaffin Neuro-oncology Center, and Prof. Andrew Kaye, head of Neurosurgery at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Australia, has turned out to be a winning alliance for brain cancer monitoring and targeted treatment.
12-Aug-2012
Hadassah-Hebrew University medical students simulated a terror attack on Jerusalemís new light rail as their final test at the completion of a 10-day trauma course.
12-Aug-2012
The Israel Science Foundation (ISF), the most prestigious scientific fund in Israel, has awarded Hadassah physicians and researchers 7.5 grants.
12-Aug-2012
Several Hadassah University Medical Center medical professionals have won prestigious awards and gained recognition internationally.
12-Aug-2012
A woman with terminal bone marrow failure was saved at the Hadassah Medical Center with placental stem cell therapy, marking the second successful treatment of a patient with this life-threatening medical condition in three months.
12-Aug-2012
Cell Cure Neurosciences Ltd., whose Chief Scientific Officer is Hadassah University Medical Centerís Prof. Benjamin Reubinoff--Director of its Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research Center--received a 1.3 million-dollar grant from Israel's Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) to help finance its development of a treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
12-Aug-2012
Noting that Vitamin D deficiency is ďhighly prevalentĒ in patients with heart failure (HF) and ďa significant predictor of reduced survival,Ē Hadassah Medical Center physicians determined that Vitamin D supplementation was associated with improved outcome.
12-Aug-2012
Actress and Hadassah International Ambassador Veronica Ferres presents a check for 125,000 euros from her game show winnings to Prof. Eitan Kerem, head of Pediatrics at the Hadassah University Medical Center.