|Medical Symposium Sponsored by North Shore and Chicago|
Hadassah North Shore and Hadassah Chicago
Hadassah North Shore and Hadassah Chicago hosted their second Annual Medical Symposium on November 10, 2011 at Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah, in Wilmette. The program entitled "Medical Miracles of Hadassah" allowed participants to be briefed on the most up-to-date research that is being conducted at Hadassah Medical Organization.
Professor Raphael Gorodetsky, who directs the Laboratory of Radiobiology and Biotechnology at the Sharett Institute of Oncology, spoke about his work on stem cell research. The research group investigates tissue regeneration and adult stem cell isolation, expansion and implantation. Also, Dr. Isaiah Wexler, Pediatric Endocrinologist at Mount Scopus, spoke about Pediatric Metabolism and Feeding Disorders treatment and research.
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