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4-May-2010
A new program has opened in Jerusalem, one that combines the best of Hadassah’s medical school with elite Army training.
4-May-2010
“Recent experiences at Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem have offered me a glimmer of hope and revived my belief in the possibility of a future peace,” notes Ayelet Kahane, whose grandmother was recently a patient at Hadassah.”
4-May-2010
Dr. Felicia Knaul, Director of the Harvard Global Equity Initiative, which aims to expand cancer care and control in developing countries, visited the Hadassah Medical Center in mid-March and discussed the potential for collaborative projects with Dr. Ilana Kadmon, Hadassah’s Breast Care Clinical Nurse Specialist.
4-May-2010
Prof. Stuart Stanton, whose medical career as a urogynecologist spans decades and continents, has taken on the Chair of Hadassah United Kingdom. He follows Guilda Shamash, who held the position for 11 years.
4-May-2010
Combining a tour with a dedication ceremony marking a gift to the Hadassah Medical Center’s Sarah Wetsman Davidson Tower, Jaime and June Woldenberg from Monterrey, Mexico visited Hospital Hospital-Ein Kerem with their sons and grandchildren on the occasion of Mr. Woldenberg’s 80th birthday.
4-May-2010
Renovation and expansion of Pediatric Wing B, which began in March, is in full swing. We are happy to report that a Switzerland family foundation has provided the funds for the 4-bed Pediatric Surgery Unit. There are, however, many giving opportunities to help complete the renovation. Click here to donate and for more information.
28-Apr-2010
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9-Apr-2010
The Heart Institute at the Hadassah Medical Center recently completed the testing of a novel non-invasive approach to diagnosing the severity of coronary artery disease (CAD). Their results correlated well with subsequent findings from angiography and other cardiac scans.
9-Apr-2010
Prof. Itamar Raz, Director of the Diabetes Unit at the Hadassah Medical Center, has been chosen to co-chair a large international research trial to assess the potential of a new medication (Onglyza™) to decrease the risk of cardiovascular events and related mortality in patients with Type 2 diabetes.
9-Apr-2010
Dr. Daniel Shouval has put Israel--and Hadassah--on the hepatology map, opening the country's first liver unit and contributing to medical understanding of hepatitis and other liver diseases.