Jerusalem Netletter from Barbara Sofer, Hadassah USA's Director of Public Relations in Israel.
Update from Ron Krumer, Director of External Relations, Hadassah Medical Organization
Two years ago, on March 13, 2009,
the 18th of Adar, we mourned the
loss of Bill Davidson and remembered
him with affection and admiration.
On March 13, 2012 the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Hospital Tower
will welcome its first patients,
keeping with the promise of his enduring legacy.
Dedication and Tour of the Sarah Wetsman Davidson Tower | Gala Centennial Celebration | Festive Hadassah International Optional Shabbat Dinner | Tours | Travel Extensions
Dr. Siegfried Hummel, Chair of Hadassah Saxony, and Gady Gronich, Director of Hadassah, Europe, gave a presentation about the Hadassah Medical Center at the recent Congress of Christian leaders in Nuremberg. The Congress, attended by over 3800 people, provided an opportunity to forge new connections for Hadassah Germany.
The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeonsí 2011 Conference in San Diego, California this February featured nine doctors from Israel, including Prof. Meir Leibergall, Chair of the Hadassah Medical Centerís Department of Orthopedic Surgery, who presented his study findings on how to reduce healing time for distal tibia fractures by half. The study, supported by funds from Young Hadassah Internationalís 2006 Advanced Trauma Treatment Campaign, used pioneering stem cell technology to devise this minimally invasive intervention.
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While Israel celebrates the life and legacy of Hadassahís Founder, Henrietta Szold, on the anniversary of her death each February, the Hadassah Medical Center affirms its commitment to live her legacy of quality health care for all, with a constant eye toward future advancements.
The ingenuity of Hadassah Medical Center physicians has provided parents from India with a hopeful solution to save their young daughter who suffers from the inherited blood disorder of thalassemia.
A nature trail around the Ein Kerem Hadassah Hospital campus, created by a dedicated crew of Hadassah volunteers, provides an avenue to explore the scenery of the area.
The Hadassah Medical Centerís Michaelson Institute for the Rehabilitation of Vision, also known as the Pediatric Low Vision Clinic, enables patients as young as two months old to capitalize on whatever vision they have.