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From Marathon Runner to Patient: A Canadian Professor Praises Hadassah

Canadian Professor Gil Troy was running a marathon in Jerusalem when he landed in Hadassah Hospital-Mount Scopus with a fractured femur. "Hadassah Medical Center remains one of Israel's miracles," he says.

"This intensely Jewish place with kosher food and a Jewish soul," he continues, "unites Muslims, Christians, and Jews, as patients and staff, so naturally, so beautifully. I room with an Arab plumber from the Mount of Olives and a Sephardic retiree who speaks in prayers and poetry. We all receive the same dignified, cutting-edge, healing treatment from the multicultural parade of doctors and attendants. Hadassah hospital pulsates with love, skill, warmth and humor." Click here to read his entire blog in The Jerusalem Post.

Date: 4/15/2012 12:00:00 AM

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