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20-Oct-2014
Saranchuluun Otgon arrived in Jerusalem in September 2007 with a master’s degree in social work from the University of Mongolia. She was one of the 20-something students at the foreign student master’s degree program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Hadassah Braun School of Public Health.
7-Oct-2014
Dr. Osnat Levtzion-Korach, Director of Hadassah Hospital-Mount Scopus, was invited to address top health care leaders about what the United States can learn from Israel’s health care system at The Economist’s Health Care forum 2014 entitled “A Global Business in Flux,” in Boston, MA on September 17.
7-Oct-2014
Tasnin, age nine, had spent most of her life going from doctor to doctor, as one cold and respiratory infection followed the next. For a long time, doctors were unable to diagnose the cause until Hadassah’s genetic experts identified the culprit and cured her--a breakthrough that will be highlighted in one of the world’s top hematology journals in the coming months. Read about Tasnin’s inspiring journey to health.
3-Oct-2014
Barbara Sofer, Hadassah’s Israel Director of Public Relations, has received many warm words of appreciation from grateful patients who want to express their thanks to the hospital’s supporters around the globe.
2-Oct-2014
Barbara Sofer, Hadassah’s Israel Director of Public Relations, has received many warm words of appreciation from grateful patients who want to express their thanks to the hospital’s supporters around the globe.
1-Oct-2014
Leading Hadassah oncologist, Prof. Tamar Peretz, Interim Director General of the Hadassah Medical Center and Director of Hadassah’s Sharett Institute of Oncology, rejects the recent recommendations published in the "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences" that urge all Jewish women of Ashkenazi descent to be tested for mutations on the BRCA 1 and 2 genes, which are associated with a higher risk of breast cancer.
30-Sep-2014
The Hadassah Medical Center has received the gift of a much-needed Amino Acid Analyzer system from the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI) in Melbourne, Australia, thanks to a collaboration between the two institutions, initiated by Hadassah Australia.
30-Sep-2014
Describing Hadassah Hospital’s inpatient school as “breaking new educational ground,” The Jerusalem Report extolled its impact in a September 17th feature story.
28-Sep-2014
Representatives of the South African Jewish Community showered the patients in Hadassah Hospital-Ein Kerem’s Pediatrics Department with gifts during their recent visit.
6-Sep-2014
“If I could do anything to relieve the suffering in Gaza, I would do it,” says Prof. Avi Rivkind, head of the Trauma Unit and the Division of Emergency Medicine at the Hadassah Medical Center, in an interview with a Brazilian newspaper during a Hadassah International visit to the country to meet with supporters and potential supporters.