Renowned Hadassah Physicians Receive Further Recognition
Prof. David Branski
Prof. Meir Liebergall
Prof. David Branski, Hadassah Medical Center Pediatrician and former head of the Pediatrics Division, is this year's recipient of the European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition's "Distinguished Service Award," presented at the association's annual meeting.
Prof. Branski was recognized for his lifetime accomplishments in the field of pediatric gastroenterology, "particularly for the great contribution given to the development of the specialty in Israel."
Prof. Meir (Iri) Liebergall, head of Orthopedic Surgery at Hadassah, was the guest speaker at a workshop hosted by the Italian Society of Muscles, Ligaments, and Tendons. He presented Hadassah's unique experience in employing stem cells to regenerate ligament and tendon tissue.
Hadasit, Hadassah’s Technology Transfer Arm, Reviews
When the Hadassah University Medical Center’s physicians suggest a
solution to a medical problem which can lead to the development of a new
medicine or product, Hadasit, Hadassah’s technology transfer arm, explores its
feasibility and supports the promotion of those viable ideas with innovation
potential. Although 2012 has been “a year full of challenges for the life
science industry,” says Einat Zisman, Hadasit’s Chief Executive Officer,
Hadasit still signed 125 agreements for clinical trials, all to be done at
Hadassah. In addition, Hadasit signed 15 agreements for cooperation and
commercialization of technologies that were developed at Hadassah. Click here
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